Trent Williams Claims Ref Cussed At Him During Game

by Chuck Carroll
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Trent Williams (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Trent Williams (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

PHILADELPHIA (CBSDC) — Trent Williams is levying a serious accusation against NFL umpire Roy Ellison following the Washington Redskins loss to the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday. The left tackle says Ellison referred to him in a derogatory manner during a profanity-laced exchange that included the f-word.

Williams reportedly identified Ellison by his number in speaking to the media in the locker room after the game.

“When you have a ref come up to while you’re at the line about to run a play and call you, excuse my language, but a ‘garbage (expletive deleted) disrespectful mother (expletive deleted)’ to me this is a player’s league,” said Williams. “I just don’t think there’s no room for you to have to take that from the team and the refs. I think it’s very unprofessional and it sucks. I’m at a loss for words. You never expect that as a player going into a game to have to beef with the refs also.”

As Williams continued to answer questions about the alleged exchange, wide receiver Pierre Garcon began yelling for his teammate to stop talking about the refs because his comments were likely to draw a fine from the NFL.

A pool reporter was sent to ask the head referee for comment during the game, but…

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