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Packers’ Sitton blasts Lions’ coaches, D-line: ’They’re all just scumbags’

Green Bay Packers guard Josh Sitton called out the Detroit Lions on the airwaves in Milwaukee on Tuesday leading up to their Thanksgiving Day showdown. Sitton spoke on WSSP about whether the Lions would take a penalty to put a hard hit on quarterback Aaron Rodgers. “Absolutely,” Sitton said. “I don’t think there’s any question about that. They go after quarterbacks. Their entire defense takes cheap shots all the time, that’s what they do, that’s who they are. They’re a bunch of dirtbags, or scumbags. I mean, that’s how they play. … It starts with their frickin’ coach. Starts with the head coach. (Jim) Schwartz, he’s a (expletive), too. … Starts with him, their D-coordinator and their D-line coach. They’re all just scumbags.” Sitton has played for the Packers since 2008. – Detroit Free Press

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