An Alabama college football player’s cheap shot that went unpunished has angered many fans who are calling for his arrest.
The incident occurred during a game between Alabama and LSU. Anfernee Jennings, who is a linebacker for Alabama, was late to hit an opposing player.
At the moment, the play was winding down as the ball carrier had gone out of bounds. Meanwhile, Jennings ran full speed into an unwary LSU player who was violently blindsided by the hit, according to AWM.
The make matters worse, a distressed crowd saw that Jennings wasn’t penalized for his actions, except for being flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct.
A fight broke out between the two teams while Jennings walked away unharmed, reports Newsiosity.
Anfernee Jennings was a hyped up pick for Alabama in 2016.
“It was Anfernee Jennings, a promising redshirt freshman from Dadeville who looks poised to play a significant role for the Tide defense this season,” writes Al.com during the start of college football season.
“We really feel like Anfernee can be a good player for us,” Alabama coach Nick Saban said, “and that’s one of the guys we want to play in there some (with) Tim and Ryan to help them out.”
The incident was captured on film and quickly went viral.
Sources: Newsiosity, AWM / Photo credit: AWM