undefined logo

Florida's Matt Elam Celebrates a Big Play by Tackling His Own Teammate

Adam KramerNational College Football Lead WriterOctober 6, 2012

Florida’s Louchiez Purifoy made a tremendous tackle on a punt return...only to be tackled by his own teammate. HARD.

Gator Matt Elam is not one to shy away from contact, although his celebratory push-tackle of Purifoy is actually one of the best hits we've seen today. That's not necessarily a good thing.

Purifoy looked a bit confused (you could probably use other words to describe it) on why Elam hit him so hard.

A Roger Goodell fine will likely be handed down shortly.

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Download
Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. BleacherReport.com is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices