4. Ray Rice's unsportsmanlike penalty for "taunting" is a prime example of how uptight and controlling the NFL has become. Football players should not be expected to behave like corporate robots. It's a joke.

I'm about to sound like an old man yelling at a group of kids to get off my lawn, but the flag thrown on Rice on Sunday was one of the most ridiculous flags I've seen in a long time. And I would say that just as quickly if it happened to Larry Fitzgerald. When I was a kid, Bo Jackson was one of... McClatchy-Tribune photo