Jets’ Pouha says Bills WR insensitive to Sept. 11
New York Jets defensive tackle Sione Pouha says the touchdown
celebration by Buffalo Bills wide receiver Stevie Johnson was
insensitive to the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
Pouha says Monday that Johnson putting his arms out and acting
like a plane – something Santonio Holmes does after scoring – but
then crashing into the turf in the Jets’ 28-24 win Sunday was
”kind of a dagger” because of the attacks that occurred 10 years
ago in Manhattan, a few miles from MetLife Stadium.
Pouha says it was an ”unprofessional” gesture by Johnson, whom
he says didn’t take into account that 9/11 is a ”sacred
Johnson was penalized for excessive celebration for going to the
ground during a celebration that including mocking Plaxico Burress
shooting himself in the thigh.