Broncos Wide Receiver Tim Patrick Ejected After Punching Raiders Player
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – NFL officials ejected former Utah and current Denver Broncos receiver Tim Patrick following a fight during a game against the Las Vegas Raiders.
The Raiders hosted the Broncos at Allegiant Stadium on Sunday, November 15.
During the early part of the fourth quarter, Patrick and Raiders cornerback Isaiah Johnson were both disqualified from the game after throwing punches.
Following an incomplete pass on 3rd & 10 from the Denver 25, an altercation involving several players took place after Patrick punched Raiders safety Johnathan Abram.
Johnson retaliated by punching the former Utah wide-out.
Patrick’s play resulted in an unnecessary roughness penalty.
Before his ejection, Patrick led the Broncos in receiving with four catches for 61 yards.
At the time that Patrick exited the game, Las Vegas held a 23-6 lead over Denver.
The Broncos vs. Raiders game is broadcast on CBS.