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Rashaan Evans ejected after throwing a punch at Broncos TE Jake Butt

The Titans have lost defensive leader Rashaan Evans after he threw a punch at Broncos tight end Jake Butt.

Rashaan Evans of the Tennessee Titans walks off the field in the first half against the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC Championship Game at Arrowhead Stadium on January 19, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri. Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

Well, things are getting a little chippy in the final game of Week 1. Tennessee Titans linebacker Rashaan Evans was ejected late in the first quarter after throwing a punch at the head of Denver Broncos tight end Jake Butt.

The video below shows the two scuffling at the end of a player. They shoved each other and then Evans swung an open hand that hit Butt across the facemask. The ejection was quick after that.