Watching the Ravens showboating Sunday was a little difficult to swallow. Football is a very emotional game, and I understand some of the brief celebrations after touchdowns. But those episodes by Chad Johnson and Terrell Owens are a little too much. Quarterback Steve McNair went over the edge when he slammed the ball into the wall after scoring on the draw in the first quarter, and Dawan Landry could have just run across the goal line instead of diving across when he intercepted Drew Brees's pass. The worst, though, was watching Ray Lewis, Terrell Suggs, Ed Reed and a few others swaying and dancing on the sidelines after getting the big lead. It was not needed, and moments later New Orleans scored on the Ravens. Where was all the dancing then?

It's still a game, and sportsmanship should be encouraged. If I want theater, I can go on Broadway. If I want dancing, I can go to the Apollo. I just want to see a good, clean, hard fought football game. All the extra I can do without.

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