AUDIO – Stanford Routt has no issue whatsoever with Burfict’s hit, and he isn’t thrilled about the punishment, but does understand it.

Vontaze Burfict is suspended for the rest of the season. There are mixed reactions to the punishment.

Our Raiders insider and former player, Stanford Routt had a lot to say about the Burfict hit and resulting suspension. Routt has no issue with the hit itself and feels that a big fine or extended suspension would’ve been a more justified punishment. But said he understands where the League is coming from, especially based on Burfict’s track record.

Adam asked Routt how the impact of losing Burfict would affect the team and its players.

Full interview can be heard here (25:39 mark)

Twitter – @SRoutt26
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Author: Ari

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