Darren Rizzi.

Miami Dolphins coach gives devil eyes to player committing personal foul

Published Add your comment

The Miami Dolphins failed to get anything going on offense against the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday night, as they lost by a scoreline of 22-7. Despite playing poorly, the Dolphins stayed within two scores of their opponents for the majority of the night.

On a pivotal play in the game late in the third quarter, Miami lost all control and pretty much sealed another loss on their season, and their special teams coach Darren Rizzi was not happy about it. Nope, not one bit. He was livid.

With just over two minutes left in the third, the Bengals were about to punt the ball away deep in their own half on their 18-yard thanks to a sack by Dolphins cornerback Brice McCain, making it fourth down and 18. Cincinnati punted the ball away and Miami's wide receiver Jarvis Landry caught the ball to start their drive on their own 39.


Want to become a GMS writer? Sign up now and submit a 250-word test article:

Article continues below

However, during the punt, Miami's defensive end Terrence Fede caused a roughing the kicker personal penalty when he pushed Bengals punter Kevin Huber to the ground after the ball was kicked, resulting in a 15-yard penalty and a reset on downs, allowing Cincinnati to continue their drive.

As you can see by the clip of the play below, Rizzi was not happy with Fede at all. In fact, he was so angry with the lineman, he tried to give him the devil eye and burn his soul (well, at least it looks like he tried to).

Article continues below

The Bengals would end up kicking a field goal later in that same drive, all but confirming their victory. If the penalty never happened and Miami kept the ball, they might have been able to score thanks to their great field position, and make the game close entering the final quarter.

But when the special teams have their meetings next week to discuss this week's game, Fede probably won't be able to look Rizzi in the eye in fear he might lose his soul.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Cincinnati Bengals
Ryan Tannehill
Miami Dolphins

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport - NFL Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again