Seahawks’ Earl Thomas Hugs Referee With Joy, Gets Flagged For 15 Yards

This referee took his liberty to throw a flag for ‘contacting a referee ’s a whole new level.

After Earl Thomas returned a fumble 33 yards for a TD, the safety celebrated by hugging with an official, and was slapped with a 15 yard penalty for it.

The No Fun League strikes again!


Here’s the play that lead to the celebration.