Re: Ref'ing thread
I would assume that it falls under the broad umbrella of unsportsmanlike conduct, just as if he spit on him or gave him a cheap shot, but I can't say that I have seen anything like that happen.
two words for the receiver though...
It pays to be prepared. I can see it now... it's the SB and the Pats need a TD to seal the game. Welker gets the ball and only Kurt Coleman stands between him and daylight. Coleman dives for his ankle and pulls off Welker's shoe, only to discover...
another shoe underneath!