Shawn Williams doesn’t imagine he ought to have been ejected Sunday.
The 27-year-old Bengals security was thrown out within the first quarter of his workforce’s recreation towards the Colts when he delivered a helmet-to-helmet hit on quarterback Andrew Luck, who was making an attempt to run for a primary down.
Williams, nonetheless, claimed he didn’t lead along with his head.
“I did not use my helmet in any respect,” Williams stated (through Cincinnati.com). “My helmet might need touched his by the way. All my contact was with my shoulder and by the way to his head. I do not know what they need me to do.”
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Luck was within the strategy of happening when Williams went in for the deal with. He stated he wasn’t certain if the quarterback was making ready to “run (him) over.”
“I do not know if they need you to know what Andrew Luck goes to do,” Williams stated “I do not know what he’ll do. If it was as much as me he ought to slide and provides himself up earlier, however he did not.
“He is method greater than a variety of DBs (defensive backs). I feel he was going to dive, however he wasn’t going to provide himself up and slide. I do not know what else I’m imagined to do.”
Williams has spent all six of his NFL seasons with the Bengals. He has totaled six profession interceptions and 130 solo tackles.
The Bengals topped the Colts 34-23 regardless of Williams’ ejection.