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November 4, 2008 1:30 PM

John Henderson Tries To Gouge Out An Eyeball

From now on, all talk about the dirtiest player in the NFL begins and ends with John Henderson (don't get too comfy, Rodney Harrison: you're still in second).

On Sunday, the Jaguars' defensive tackle, a monster of a man who actually enjoys letting people slap him in the face, got into a bit of a confrontation with Bengals’ Andrew Whitworth. Some pushing and shoving quickly escalated into...Henderson ripping off Whitworth's helmet and trying to gouge out his eyeball. No, really:



As Chris Mottram points out, "If Albert Haynesworth received five games for stepping on a helmet-less Cowboy two seasons ago, then you’d have to believe that intentionally trying to blind a man would warrant at least a three game suspension for Henderson."

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