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Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

Posted on: September 22, 2010 9:40 pm
 
Posted by Andy Benoit

Remember the incident between Fireman Ed and the Giants fan during the Jets-Giants preseason game earlier this year?

In a true testimonials to just how ridiculous the usually-great American legal system can get at times, Connor Orr of The Star Ledger reports that “Fireman Ed” Anzalone was charged with simple assault Wednesday.

In another testimonial to how ridiculous political correctness journalistic code can get, Orr was obligated to refer to Fireman Ed “allegedly shoving” the Giants fan (named Christopher Black).

There’s nothing to allege – Fireman Ed shoved the guy. And, anyone with half a brain would know that the incident is not worth a second thought.

Perhaps most pathetic of all this is how Black’s lawyer described the whole thing:

“My client walked to the front of his section and stood next to Fireman Ed to start a ‘Giants’ chant while fireman Ed was doing his ‘Jets’ chant,” Iler said. “Fireman Ed essentially turned and first shoved him down. And when Chris got back up, he started to chant ‘Giants Giants Giants’ again, (Ed) grabbed a helmet of some sort and shoved him down to the ground.”

Shoved him down to the ground? Sorry, but the ultimate judge – a YouTube clip – says that’s a lie.

It’s worth noting that Black was arrested shortly after this incident, which is equally ridiculous. Black is banned from the New Meadowlands Stadium. Fireman Ed was not punished (until Wednesday).

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Comments

Since: Feb 24, 2007
Posted on: September 23, 2010 9:39 am
 

Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

I agree with you!! I and moxt fans go to games to enjoy whats on the field. Instead we are forced to listen to jackA** fans like this. If the NFL was smart this kind of behavior would not be tolerated. It is ok to cheer but when you get some one who is becoming a disraction and become over bearing it takes the fun out of the game. I don't want my kids to see a drunk moron who barely keep himself up. I know alcohol is a major income at the games at $8-$10 a pop. BUT when someone is obviously intoxicated as he appears in his video, beer should be cut off.



Since: Sep 1, 2006
Posted on: September 23, 2010 8:57 am
 

Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

Wow.  If that is assault i am going to contact my lawyer and sue San Francisco because that happens to me everyday on the Muni.  



Since: Jun 8, 2008
Posted on: September 23, 2010 8:56 am
 

Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

 Fireman sped?



Since: Feb 16, 2007
Posted on: September 23, 2010 8:53 am
 

Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

They certainly weren't playing patty-cake on that railing.  Would of served them right if Special Ed and the Giant fan both fell off the railing at least the crowd would of been able to see the game then without being obstructed and without the spelling lessons.


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Since: Oct 19, 2009
Posted on: September 23, 2010 8:45 am
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Since: Sep 23, 2010
Posted on: September 23, 2010 8:45 am
 

Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

Great comment you hit it right on the head!!  Ed is a moron!!! He should lose his ticket too. If me and my kid were behind him I would of pushed him off the railing.



Since: Oct 21, 2006
Posted on: September 23, 2010 8:06 am
 

Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

Not a Giants or Jets fan but Fireman Ed is an obvious egofreak tool.



Since: Sep 23, 2010
Posted on: September 23, 2010 7:31 am
 

Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

Talk about ridiculous drama. Fans like them are just jokes. Basically, you guys suck at life. Hey Fireman Ed, down in front! Some people came to watch the game. Ass



Since: Apr 3, 2009
Posted on: September 23, 2010 1:03 am
 

Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

Lmao the title says it all. We live in a cowardly country. Sad.



Since: May 17, 2007
Posted on: September 23, 2010 12:18 am
 

Fireman Ed charged with assault of Giants fan

go cowboys!!


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