Believe me, I wouldn't minimize how stupid a thing this was to do.
I just think he still has the chance to redeem himself.
Yeah, he did bring some unwanted attention to himself though, and that alone is going to draw some extra criticism from the experts. His play is now going to be extra scrutinized.
I can hear it now: "Well, folks, Blackmon dropped a pass and you've got to question his heart and if he is focusing on his priorities this game."
If he has a big season, it will all go away. He'll just have to go sign 100 autographs for some kids in the hospital and it will be like it never happened.