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TODAY   |  December 03, 2013

Stadium security poses with Tom Brady, gets fired

Security guard Joel Williams says he’s surprised he was fired for taking a photograph with NFL quarterback Tom Brady. The security company said it has a strict policy against employees requesting autographs or photos with players.

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>>> creating a big stir around the nfl. joel williams say he and a fellow security guard were working at reliant stadium in houston and they were fired for taking a picture with brady. he says he is surprised because this wasn't the first time he posed with a famous person at the stadium.

>> i wasn't threatening anybody. the sideline experience was over. the game was over and i was just congratulating the winner team.

>>> the security company williams was working for is standing by it's decision. it has a strict policy against employees requesting photos or autographs from players.