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NFL says Bucs' hit on sliding Cam Newton was “incidental,” not “forcible”

3 days ago   |   By NBC Sports

When Panthers safety Eric Reid was ejected on Thursday night for a hit on sliding Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, some Panthers fans cried foul: Just four days earlier, the Buccaneers weren't penalized at all for a hit on sliding Panthers quarterback Cam Newton. What's the difference? According to the NFL, the difference is the hit
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