In partnership with the NFL in the UK

NFL

Vontaze Burfict.

Vontaze Burfict flips off fans at Bengals vs Bills

Published Add your comment

Football News
24/7

It's safe to say Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontae Burfict was rather annoyed with the fans at Paul Brown Stadium when his team played against the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.

The 26-year-old had a brilliant game against the AFC East side, tallying up 13 total tackles and a sack, but due to the ineffectiveness of the offense without wide receiver A.J. Green, the Bengals lost to the Bills 16-12.

Burfict took out his frustrations with the way the game was going on the crowd during the fourth quarter, which is sure to result in a nice fine coming his way in the mail over the next few days.

SIGN UP NOW

Want to become a GMS writer? Sign up now and submit a 250-word test article: http://gms.to/haveyoursay4

On a third-and-four with around six minutes left in the game, the Pro Bowl linebacker tackled Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor to make it fourth down, giving the Bengals a way back into the contest.

After leaving the field and going towards the bench, Burfict flipped not one, but two birds towards the fans in attendance, showing his anger towards them and the game taking place. Cincinnati was unable to capitalise on his play and they moved to a 3-6-1 record.

Article continues below

It's unclear who the controversial player was aiming the insult towards, but according to some tweets, the reason behind him flipping the birds was because some Bills fans had thrown beer at him.

Either way, Burfict better look forward to a nice little fine coming his way. The Bengals will be hoping he doesn't pull any stunts like this next week in a must-win game against their AFC North division rivals the Baltimore Ravens.

Buffalo Bills v Cincinnati Bengals

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

Topics:
Buffalo Bills
Cincinnati Bengals
NFL

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

DISCLAIMER

This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com 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