TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A boy ran onto the field and was viciously tackled by a guard during the second quarter of Tampa Bay’s game against Atlanta on Sunday.
A woman who identified herself as the child’s mother told the Associated Press that the boy was 10 years old. Police said the mother had several children and was confused as to which child jumped onto the field.
Tampa Police Department spokesman Lieutenant Abe Carmack said there was an “incident involving a juvenile” at Raymond James Stadium during the game, but no charges were filed and no arrests were made.
The incident occurred while the Buccaneers lined up for the extra point after Leonard Fournette’s 1-yard touchdown run gave the Buccaneers a 6–0 lead.
Last Monday night, protesters waving pink smoke-emitting devices ran onto the field during the San Francisco 49ers’ home game against Los Angeles, Flattened by Rams linebacker Bobby Wagner.
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