A member of the Cincinnati Bengals claims to have overheard officers swearing at linebacker Vontaze Burfict on a number of events, together with a minimum of thrice this previous month, ESPN’s Adam Schefter stories.

Burfict has been disciplined by the league for on-field habits quite a few instances. His newest incident was an ejection from Sunday’s recreation for contacting an official, when he brushed the referee’s arm apart.

Associated: Bengals’ Burfict will not be suspended for contacting official

Based on Schefter, one supply near Burfict says the 27-year-old believes he is being focused by officers.

Nonetheless, an NFL spokesman refuted claims of unfair remedy of Burfict.