Houston Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick takes off, wins, gets out of game
HOUSTON — The Houston Texans’ Ryan Fitzpatrick played in the Houston Texans-Seattle Seahawks game on Sunday night but was ejected and the game was called for unnecessary roughness, a source familiar with the investigation told ESPN.
Houston Texans quarterback R.J. Hunter is ejected from the game against the Seattle Seahawks.
Houston Texans head coach Gary Kubiak speaks to the media after the game.
The NFL has launched an investigation into an incident during Sunday’s game between the Seattle Mariners and the Houston Astros.
In a statement released Sunday, the league said: “The Houston Texans are aware of the allegations and will review the incident for possible discipline.”
The NFL said it would review the matter if it finds that the incident violated the league’s collective bargaining agreement.
Fitzpatrick is suspended for the next four games.
The Seahawks’ Justin Wilson was also ejected for unnecessary contact, the Seahawks said in a statement.
The league will also conduct a review of the play-calling during the second half of the game between Houston and Seattle.