An NFL.com report said the league will in fact impose a penalty on the Giants, likely in the form of a fine, for violating the league’s rule governing circumstances when the coach’s headset malfunctions.
The Cowboys admitted the infraction had no impact on the game — the drive ended in a Manning interception — and did not file a formal complaint against the Giants.
Ben McAdoo used a walkie-talkie to communicate with Eli Manning during the fourth quarter of the Giants’ win over the Cowboys.
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But reaction around the league has suggested that the seemingly trivial investigation is a little more serious than some believe, simply because every team is made aware of these eventualities during the preseason and that everyone knows what is and isn’t allowed.
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