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TFD: It was a tough day for AFC North kickers

  • Blog Post by: Michael Rand
  • October 19, 2009 - 5:03 PM

Pittsburgh just can't let Baltimore win at anything ... even when it comes to bad days for kickers. From the AP (our bold):

Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Jeff Reed has been cited by city police for public intoxication and disorderly conduct outside a bar a couple of blocks from where the team beat the Cleveland Browns a few hours earlier. Police say Reed was cited outside McFadden's Bar about 9 p.m. Sunday. Reed kicked two field goals in the 27-14 victory. This is Reed's second brush with the law this year. He paid $543 in fines and restitution after pleading guilty to disorderly conduct and criminal mischief for damaging a paper towel dispenser in a convenience store bathroom in New Alexandria in February. Team spokesman Dave Lockett says the team is still gathering information and has no comment. Police say Reed will be mailed a summons to appear in city court.

For a full history on Jeff Reed's history of shenanigans, please proceed to Deadspin.

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