Bengals LB Burfict Fined $31,000

Vontaze_2013Cincinnati 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