Green Bay Packers rookie linebacker Quay Walker was ejected from Sunday night time’s sport in opposition to the Detroit Lions after an odd skirmish within the fourth quarter.
The incident got here with about 7:24 left within the sport. Lions operating again D’Andre Swift was on the lookout for further yardage as they trailed by three factors. Swift went down after he was tackled and obtained a forearm to the pinnacle from Packers defensive deal with Jarran Reed.
Penalty flags got here out after the play was over and it appeared officers have been going to name an pointless roughness penalty on Reed for the hit however as an alternative the penalty was on Walker.
Walker was seen pushing a Lions coach who had come out to take care of Swift. The coach tried to get to Swift, who was on the bottom. The replay of the incident confirmed Walker pushing the coach.
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He was ejected and Detroit would finish the drive with a landing to go up 20-16 with a couple of minutes to go within the sport.
Walker was beforehand ejected from a sport between the Packers and Buffalo Bills earlier within the season. In that sport, Walker shoved a Bills coach on the sidelines within the second quarter.
Walker has put collectively an incredible season with the Packers in his rookie 12 months. Coming into the sport in opposition to the Lions, he recorded 114 tackles with 1.5 sacks, 5 tackles for a loss, 4 QB hits and a fumble restoration.