In not-so-surprising news, Steve Smith was involved in the on-field fight, which featured the refs making it rain with penalty flags. After some back-and-forth, Long tossed a punch:
Long was dragged away from the scrum and thrown out of the game. As he was being taken from the field a Panthers fan threw something at him, perhaps a bottle. Long didn't like this and tried to get the attention of someone from security to have the Panthers fan looked at:
Nothing happened but Long apparently got angry enough that he was willing to give the crowd the middle finger.