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NFL suspends Broncos’ Randy Gregory, Rams’ Oday Aboushi for postgame altercation after Christmas Day game

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The NFL announced on Monday that Denver Broncos linebacker Randy Gregory and Los Angeles Rams offensive lineman Odey Abousi will make one unpaid appearance in a postgame game after Sunday’s game. announced that he had been suspended. The altercation occurred when the players gathered to shake hands after the Rams won 51-14 at his SoFi Stadium. Both players can appeal.

Here’s what happened after the Week 16 game:

Gregory appeared to hit Aboushi with his helmet, upsetting Aboushi and retaliating with a thrust.

Afterwards, Gregory admitted to punching an aboshi. “If you want to know if I punched him in the mouth, he did,” he said (Via 9News). And I got one back. ”

John Runyan, the NFL’s vice president of football operations, wrote a letter to Gregory and Abousi, warning them of the injuries their actions may have caused and explaining what the league expects of them and how I explained that it didn’t match.

“As you were walking towards a group of teammates, coaches and media, you stopped and shook each other’s heads and necks,” the letter said (via NFL.com). “Your aggressive behavior could cause serious injury and clearly does not reflect the high standards of sportsmanship expected of a professional.”

If a player appeals and wins that appeal, they are eligible to return to their respective teams on Monday, January 2nd. The Broncos will next face the Kansas City Chiefs on January 1, and the Rams will face the Los Angeles Chargers. same day.

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