NFLDownload App

Samuel L. Jackson Wasn't a Fan of Matt Ryan's Slide on 3rd-and-Goal

Bleacher Report
Kyle NewportFeatured Columnist IVJanuary 2, 2017

Samuel L. Jackson wasn't a fan of Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan's slide after a four-yard run on 3rd-and-goal against the New Orleans Saints Thursday night.

Check out the play:

Bleacher Report

Here's how Jackson reacted:

Bleacher Report

Not only did he show that he wasn't happy, but he also tweeted about the slide (censored due to NSFW language):

via @SamuelLJackson

Whether or not Ryan would have been able to make it into the end zone is debatable, but Jackson would've liked to have seen the quarterback take a chance.

Ryan's run set up a 24-yard field goal that brought the Falcons to within one at 14-13 late in the second quarter.

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.

Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 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