Decide, who preaches about having a disciplined workforce, has seen his workforce document 31 penalties for 255 yards together with 11 first-down penalties. The frustration appeared to boil over when Toney threw a punch at Damontae Kazee after a skirmish late within the recreation.
“There’s a fairly distinct line by way of competing and doing the issues we’re not going to condone as a workforce that put us behind. That’s not going to be accepted. It’s not going to be condoned. That’s so far as I’m going to go along with that. Clearly, it resulted in him leaving the sport and I’m simply going to depart it at that proper now,” Decide mentioned.
Decide added he didn’t converse with Toney on the time and was going to let the league deal with any kind of suspension.
“I believe each rookie has numerous maturing to do. You’re asking particularly about an incident, I’m going to handle that with the workforce. I’m going to handle that with the gamers individually as nicely, make certain we’re on the identical web page. There shouldn’t be any confusion in that in any respect. I’ll depart it at that,” he added.
Toney was surrounded by Cowboys defenders after catching a cross from Mike Glennon. He gained a primary down and was swarmed by the Dallas protection. Kazee approached on the finish of the play and threw Toney to the bottom. Evan Engram barged in and pushed Kazee.
Toney then retaliated and punched Kazee within the helmet.
The huge receiver was disqualified from the sport and received an earful from Decide as he was strolling to the locker room.
Toney was the most effective wholesome huge receiver the Giants had left. Darius Slayton and Sterling Shepard missed the sport, whereas Kenny Golladay was dominated out throughout the recreation with a knee damage. Glennon was enjoying as a result of Daniel Jones was out with a head damage, whereas Saquon Barkley was out with an ankle damage.
Toney completed the sport with 10 catches for 189 yards, by far the most effective recreation of his brief profession.
Toney had seemed to be within the doghouse with Giants coaches earlier within the season. After the Washington recreation, he posted a cryptic message on Instagram indicating he was upset about one thing. He was noticed on the sideline of the third quarter of that recreation getting a talking-to from Decide.
NJ.com caught the message earlier than it was deleted.
“I don’t be mad, s— simply be lame to me,” Toney wrote earlier than deleting it.
A irritating season for New York is about to worsen with the spate of accidents throughout the Cowboys recreation.
The Giants misplaced the sport, 44-20.