Some new video this afternoon of the Mike Scott melee.
TMZ has the fight from a different angle with a more clear picture. The footage itself is not necessarily different from what we’ve seen, but this gives you a better perspective of Scott’s overhand right and the clash that resulted in the green shirted guy falling down. There’s also some extended video of what happened after the punch was thrown.
See it here:
TMZ doesn’t have any new details regrarding the fight, not beyond the speculation that you’ve seen on Twitter/Facebook/etc. Some people seem to think the altercation stemmed from the Redskins shirt that was laid over the coffin, but that does not appear to be the case. It looks like that shirt was a reference to the 1991 season, which was the last time Washington won the Super Bowl:
Still asking around about this Mike Scott thing so feel free to reach out if you have info/tips, but one thing to clear up — anyone suggesting Eagles fans had a Sean Taylor jersey on the coffin in the video of the incident is just straight up lying pic.twitter.com/VfsTn3LC2p
— Kyle Neubeck (@KyleNeubeck) September 9, 2019
Sean Taylor died in 2007 at age 24, so you can understand why his jersey laid over a coffin would be in poor taste, though that was not the case Sunday.
I presented my take this morning in a column titled “In Mike Scott vs. Eagles Fans, Both Sides Come Out Looking Bad.”
Here’s ERock clearing up a few things –
The Mike Scott thing…. pic.twitter.com/PduzQ6xFyy
— Eric Emanuele (@Eric_Emanuele) September 9, 2019