Desmond Howard said on Twitter today that former NFL quarterback and current CBS analyst Phil Simms approached at Super Bowl event today and threatened to “take a swing” at him, because Howard had criticised his son.Phil’s son Matt is a backup QB at Tennessee. Howard said last fall that he was one of the 3 worst QBs in the SEC.
Simms admitted later that he and Howard had a “heated” conversation, but did not need to be separated by police (but a security guard assigned to follow Simms did step between.
You can read Howard’s version of events below:
Years ago, Simms also had words for Steve Young, after the QB-turned-analyst took shots at Phil’s older son, Chris.
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