Vernon Davis put his body — and future generations of Davises — on the line Sunday against the Rams. During the third quarter the 49ers Pro Bowl tight end was yanked down by the Rams’ T.J. McDonald. Standard stuff except for the fact McDonald latched onto Davis in a very sensitive area of the male anatomy to make the tackle.
The refs should have thrown a 15-yard unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on principle alone.
Davis is back in the game, but will likely be feeling this one for the next couple days.
We might need to call in Keith David for the post game interview to get to the bottom of this one: