• Erik Walden headbutts Delanie Walker; Walker throws punch; both allowed to keep playing

    Summary of 7 articles · Updated Nov 15, 2013
    –- In the middle of what was a career-best day for Titans tight end Delanie Walker , he found himself face to face with Colts linebacker Erik Walden In the middle of a bad penalty stretch for Indianapolis, Walden yanked off Walker's helmet and then head butted Walker. Walker did not take it well. And it has included Colts linebacker Erik Walden applying a head butt after a play to Titans tight end Delanie Walker. It's not clear which was more stunning Thursday night: Seeing Indianapolis Colts linebacker Erik Walden headbutt a helmet-less Delanie Walker, or the fact that the referees didn't boot Walden from the game. But technically, so should have Walker. Both men were allowed to keep playing, although Walden was penalized for unsportsmanlike conduct. “What got him riled up? I was whupping his butt, that’s what happened, and the cat couldn’t take it when he was getting whupped,’’ Walker told Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean after the game. But that's a bad miss by the refs, the same crew that earlier in the night took several minutes to determine if there were extra men on the field, when TV replays clearly showed 14 defensive players on the field when the Colts snapped the ball.
    • Pagano: Head-butt to cost Colts LB Walden

      Colts linebacker Erik Walden is facing a hefty fine for ripping off the helmet and head-butting Tennessee Titans tight end Delanie Walker during Thursday night's game, but he is not expected to be suspended by the NFL, according to sources.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Walker on Walden: 'I'll whoop his butt again'

      NASHVILLE, Tenn. –- In the middle of what was a career-best day for Titans tight end Delanie Walker, he found himself face to face with Colts linebacker Erik Walden. In the middle of a bad penalty stretch for Indianapolis, Walden yanked off Walker's hel…
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Walker on receiving end of helmetless head butt

      The Thursday night game between the Colts and the Titans has gotten chippy, to say the least. And it has included Colts linebacker Erik Walden applying a head butt after a play to Titans tight end Delanie Walker. Making the gesture even more troubling i…

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