Za’Darius Smith is second on the Green Bay Packers team with six quarterback sacks and each one has drawn a more elaborate sack celebration.
“I had one for this week,” Smith said Thursday. “It was going to be nice. Coach (Matt LaFleur), he felt situations during that time could affect the punt team or (if) they want to go for fourth down, I’m taking up too much time.”
So for now, the sack celebrations are history.
Smith came up with the sleepy-time celebration that he unveiled Monday against the Lions after he missed a meeting last week. He was fined and decided to let everyone know he got caught napping with a little on-field celebration.
Za’Darius Smith has six sacks in six games this season. Teammate Preston Smith leads the way wit
h seven and even without a sack celebration, both should continue to cause havoc with the opponents passing game. [Read more…]