Vontaze Burfict RUMORS & NEWS

  • Vontaze Burfict seemingly has some laughs over Joey Porter arrest

    Larry Brown Sports "Pittsburgh Steelers assistant coach Joey Porter was arrested for allegedly getting into an altercation with a police officer outside a bar Sunday night, and it appears Vontaze Burfict had a nice chuckle at Porter’s expense. Shortly after word surfaced that Porter was taken into custody, Burfict..." January 09

  • Vontaze Burfict misses practice with a concussion

    Pro Football Talk "During last Sunday’s loss to the Steelers, Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict was pulled from the game to be evaluated for a concussion after taking a helmet-to-helmet hit from Steelers guard David DeCastro. Burfict was cleared during the game, but he’s in the concussion protocol on Wednesday...." December 21

  • Roethlisberger: Even Burfict’s Teammates ‘Can’t Stand’ The Way He Plays

    CBS Pittsburgh "The Steelers came out of Cincinnati last week with a big 24-20 victory over the Bengals, but it’s not truly a Steelers-Bengals rivalry game without some Vontaze Burfict controversy, and that’s where things started on this week’s edition of “The #1 Cochran Ben Roethlisberger Show.” At one point..." December 21

  • Vontaze Burfict's ridiculous flop fools ref into penalizing Steve Smith

    CBS Sports "Hey, give Vontaze Burfict credit. The man who has been fined more than $805,000 in his five-year NFL career decided it's more advantageous to his teammates -- and his wallet -- to be on the other end of a penalty flag, even if it means flopping around the field like a fish out of water. Which..." November 27

  • Baldwin, Burfict fined $12K for middle finger gestures

    ESPN "Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict and Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin were each fined $12,154 for unsportsmanlike conduct after the players raised middle fingers in separate games Sunday, sources told ESPN. Burfict stuck both of his middle fingers up toward the stands..." November 25