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Bengals LB Burfict Fined $31,000

Posted By Kate Reiter On September 27, 2013 @ 4:00 PM In NFL | No Comments

Vontaze_2013 [1]Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict has been fined $31,000 by the NFL on Friday for two unnecessary roughness violations.

Burfict had a hit on a defenseless player in the head and neck area, which cost him $21,000, and then struck Green Bay tight end Ryan Taylor, costing him $10,000.

Bengals teammate George Iloka has been fined $15,000 for unnecessary roughness when he struck a defenseless player in the head and neck area.

Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown has received $15,750 in fines for two unnecessary roughness violations: $7,875 for a late hit and $7,875 for a face mask.

Titans LB Moise Fokou has been docked $7,875 for unnecessary roughness for a face mask violation.

Source: Associated Press


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