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Stevie Johnson benched after penalty

Updated: January 1, 2012, 9:16 PM ET
Associated Press

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Buffalo Bills receiver Stevie Johnson isn't the first person to get a little carried away ringing in the new year.

He just picked the wrong place for his celebration.

Bills coach Chan Gailey benched Johnson for drawing an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on Sunday when he celebrated a touchdown catch by lifting his jersey to reveal an undershirt that said, "Happy New Year!" The Bills added another TD before New England scored the next 49 points to win 49-21.

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