Odell Beckham Jr. implied on Monday that the NFL has a double standard when it comes to fining players.
Sunday night, during the Cowboys' win over the Buccaneers, Dallas running back Ezekiel Elliott celebrated a touchdown by jumping into a large Salvation Army kettle. Monday, we learned that Elliott, surprisingly, will not be fined for the transgression.
New York Giants wideout Odell Beckham Jr. took to Twitter in response, suggesting that if he'd have done the same, he'd have been fined. He's saying there's a double standard when it comes to fines - and he's on the wrong end of it.
Beckham, for the record, has been fined four times in 2016 alone - twice for celebration-related offenses.
It is odd that the NFL chose not to fine Elliott - and it is possible that the league didn't want to deal with negative backlash considering the celebration involved a charity. Either way, we'll never know whether Beckham is right.