Because they're childish. Here the Ravens were getting beaten 35-0, and Suggs does a dance after sacking Ben Roethlisberger. I understand football is an emotional game. I don't mind the spikes and the end zone dances. I can even take the trash talking, especially when a team is playing well. But the Ravens were getting their butts kicked. The old-time Steelers and the announcers were joking all over them, and the Ravens kept giving them more ammunition. When you get in a fight and the other person kicks your tail, you shake his hand, shut up and go home.
Sun columnist Mike Preston answers readers' questions each week at baltimoresun.com/prestonqa.