Steelers, Sanders fined for faux pas on injury

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The NFL concluded that Pittsburgh wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders faked an injury during a win over Cincinnati, and both the team and the player will pay for it.
The Steelers were fined $35,000 and Sanders $15,000, ESPN reported Friday. The incident took place Oct. 21 in the Steelers' 24-17 victory over the Bengals.
Sanders has caught 24 passes for 302 yards and one touchdown this season.