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Former NFL Star Getting Criticized For Tweet About School's Former Coach

An overhead view of Neyland Stadium.

14 Nov 1998: An overall view from inside Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tennessee during a game between the Tennessee Volunteers and the Arkansas Razorbacks. The Volunteers defeated the Razorbacks 28-24. Mandatory Credit: Tom Hauck /Allsport

A former NFL star is getting criticized for what he tweeted about his school's former head coach.

Albert Haynesworth, who starred collegiately at Tennessee, is not happy with the behavior of former Volunteers' head coach Butch Jones, who is now an assistant at Alabama.

The former Tennessee standout was furious about Jones' celebration of the Crimson Tide's win over the Volunteers on Saturday. Jones was spotted smoking a cigar in the locker room with his Alabama players. He was also given a Gatorade bath.

"But you’re smoking a cigar like you accomplished something?!?! You act like you called the plays or had something to do with the game plan for them. Does the player next to you even know your name Lyle?" he tweeted.

Haynesworth also included a NSFW tweet about Jones. He's getting criticized pretty hard for this one. WARNING: This is graphic.

The first tweet is somewhat understandable; the second tweet is way too over-the-top.

Tennessee (3-4) is set to play South Carolina on Saturday.