Reed given one-game suspension

Terry McCormick

Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed has been suspended for one game following his hit on Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Emmanuel Sanders Sunday night. He has been fined twice before:

On September 23, 2012 against the New England Patriots, Reed was penalized for unnecessary roughness and fined $21,000 for striking a defenseless player, wide receiver Deion Branch, in the head and neck area.

On December 19, 2010 against the New Orleans Saints, Reed was penalized for roughing the passer and fined $10,000 for unnecessarily striking the quarterback, Drew Brees in the head and neck area.

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