Well, with the tables turned, he was finally given a taste of his own medicine, courtesy of Asante Samuel.
After the Falcons knocked off the Seahawks in Sunday’s wild Divisional Round contest, Samuel reportedly went through the locker room yelling that Sherman and Seattle coach Pete Carroll can both “eat some humble pie.”
#Falcons cb asante samuel just went through locker room yelling that richard sherman and pete carroll could both eat some humble pie
— Alex Marvez (@alexmarvez) January 13, 2013
Does it come with a side of hypocrisy?
Let’s be clear: Samuel is far from soft-spoken. This is the same guy who recently gave himself the nickname “Swag 100,” because he exudes swag 100-percent of the time. The alias presumably mandated that he proceed
However, it’s fair to say the four-time Pro Bowler earned the right to talk, as his team advanced — albeit barely — to the NFC Championship Game, extinguishing a white-hot ‘Hawks club.
Despite putting up one heckuva fight, neither Sherman nor Carroll will be able to dish out much of a rebuttal.