Kid is prone, on the ground, his helmet has come off, and, in that case, that football helmet is as good as a weapon being used on someone. The kid who did it should have been tossed from HS football forever.
BMI727 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (5 years 11 months 2 weeks 3 days 20 hours ago) and read 1834 times:
He should absolutely be charged for what he did since there is absolutely no way that could ever be considered a legitimate play. It even goes beyond just dirty play, like an illegal block. The kid had only one goal with that headbutt: to hurt the other player.
The law is not suspended during a sporting event, just look at the case of that minor league pitcher who was charged for throwing a basball into the stands.