Originally Posted by drs23
It's not illegal to *tackle* by grabbing the hair. I would think in this instance it's more in the realm of 'unsportsman like conduct'.
And it's prolly a good thing no one jumped in. It's always the retaliation that get's flagged.
One problem with your theory, here. Unless Brooks had possesion of the ball (i.e. Ricky Williams having his Dread-Heads being ripped out), then it would be offensive holding or as you noted, ULC call on jackass boy.