Originally Posted by Luv_ya_blue
The SB MVP asking his teammates to come off the bench and flagrantly foul a member of the opposing team--even saying that he himself was going to do it, just for the win. Even contemplating the legality of the action.
You play to win the game.
Again, he is not talking about injuring someone, just taking a penalty. It's no different than taking a delay of game penalty to allow more room for a punt, or to kill the clock.
And it would have been funny had he done it, then the refs award the 49ers the TD anyway.