Word just came down from CFL headquarters, and the Ticat players who celebrated the two touchdowns they scored after intercepting Michael Bishop passes on Sunday by jumping into a boat in the end zone have been fined.
It may have been over the top -- Bomber fans are likely going to squirm over this -- but we thought it was comical and harmless.
CFL commissioner Mark Cohon disagreed. Here is the release:
Media Statement - Hamilton Player Fines
Toronto, ON - (November 10, 2009) - The following Hamilton Tiger-Cats have been fined undisclosed amounts for excessive touchdown celebration in their Sunday, Nov. 8 game versus Winnipeg: Tyler Smith, Geoff Tisdale, Markeith Knowlton, Chris Thompson, Jamall Johnson, Jykine Bradley and Otis Floyd.