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Ndamukong Suh's unsportsmanlike line

He stepped over it when he stomped on that arm last week. But what did we expect?

Originally Published: November 29, 2011
By Jeff MacGregor | ESPN.com

Ndamukong Suh will be punished this week for reading past an important set of quotation marks. In the NFL, you're paid to be seen "stomping" your opponent, not actually stomping him. This figurative distinction, while small, is vital to the autumn retail of violence in America.

Unsportsmanlike conduct? The very premise of professional football -- gaining advantage over your opponent by the sustained strategic and tactical application of great violence -- is unsportsmanlike. Remember, ...

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