Florida WR Brandon Powell won't face suspension for phantom punch
Florida WR Brandon Powell was ejected from Saturday’s loss at Tennessee for a personal foul on a play where referees thought he punched a Vols defensive back.
After reviewing the flop, the SEC has decided not to make Powell sit during the first half of this weekend’s game at Vanderbilt:
McElwain says WR Brandon Powell will be eligible for the first half vs. Vanderbilt.
— Barrett Sallee (@BarrettSallee) September 28, 2016
Upon review, it’s clear why the decision was made to keep Powell eligible.
No word on whether the Academy has nominated the Tennessee player for an Oscar for his performance.