Recap of Friday's NFL fines

PFW staff
September 21, 2012
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Here is a recap of the fines handed out by the NFL on Friday for actions taken by players in Week Two games, according to multiple media outlets:

  • Redskins WR Josh Morgan fined $7,875 for unsportsmanlike conduct. Morgan threw the ball at Rams CB Cortland Finnegan.
  • Redskins LB Lorenzo Alexander fined $15,750 for a horse-collar tackle of Rams WR Danny Amendola.
  • Patriots LB Jerod Mayo fined $21,000 for unnecessary roughness for striking a defenseless player in the head or neck area when Mayo hit Cardinals WR Early Doucet.
  • Patriots S Steve Gregory fined $7,875 for a late hit on Cardinals TE Todd Heap.
  • Eagles WR DeSean Jackson fined $10,000 for throwing a punch at an opponent during altercations in the Eagles-Ravens game.
  • Eagles DT Cullen Jenkins fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness for striking an opponent late.
  • Ravens CB Cary Williams fined $10,000 for grabbing an opponent’s facemask.
  • Ravens RB Ray Rice fined $7,875 for a late hit.
  • Ravens OT Marshal Yanda fined $7,875 for hitting an opponent late and away from the play.
  • Giants C David Baas and OG Kevin Boothe each fined $7,875 for their actions following the kneel down play at the end of their game against the Buccaneers.
  • Giants S Kenny Phillips fined $30,000 for his hit on Buccaneers WR Vincent Jackson.
  • Steelers LB Lawrence Timmons fined $21,000 for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Jets QB Mark Sanchez.
  • Lions S John Wendling fined $7,875 for a hit on 49ers QB Alex Smith.
  • Falcons DE Ray Edwards fined $8,000 for his role in pushing and shoving after a play in Monday night’s Falcons-Broncos game.
  • Rams CB Janoris Jenkins fined $15,750 for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Redskins TE Fred Davis.
  • Vikings OLT Matt Kalil fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness. Kalil had a late hit on Colts DT Martin Tevaseu.
  • Vikings LB Jasper Brinkley fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness for ripping off Colts TE Dwayne Allen’s helmet in a scuffle.
  • Colts TE Dwayne Allen fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness for the aforementioned scuffle.
  • Colts OLT Anthony Castonzo fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness.
  • Jets S LaRon Landry fined $15,750 for a horse-collar tackle.