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Shell against suspension, says Stevens acted first

Updated: November 8, 2006, 10:24 AM ET
Associated Press

ALAMEDA, Calif. -- Raiders coach Art Shell worked in the NFL office long enough to know that Tyler Brayton will be punished for kneeing Seattle's Jerramy Stevens in the groin.

Shell just hopes the punishment will be a fine, not a suspension, because he said videotape showed that Brayton was only reacting to a kick from Stevens.

"Tyler was reacting to someone trying to kick him in the groin area," Shell said Tuesday. "So there was a reaction to that. Sometimes when there's pushing ...

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