Tagged: ‘Fine’

NFL Fines Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacker Terence Garvin for Hit on Kevin Huber
December 18th, 2013 at 8:05 PM
One day after Dean Blandino, head of the NFL's officials, came out and said that the devastating block thrown by Terence Garvin on Cincinnati Bengals' punter Kevin Huber should have been a penalty, the league took action. On Wednesday, the league fined Garvin $25,000  for the hit.***PHOTO1***On the play, Garvin...

Pittsburgh Steelers and Emmanuel Sanders Fined $50,000 by NFL for Faking Injury Against the Cincinnati Bengals
November 9th, 2012 at 7:38 PM
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders opened this week knowing that he would likely see an increased role Monday night against Kansas City Chiefs with wide receiver Antonio Brown injured and doubtful for the game. Of Friday, he ended the week by receiving some bad news in a letter from...

Pittsburgh Steelers Safety Ryan Mundy Fined for Hit on Darrius Heyward-Bey
September 26th, 2012 at 9:11 PM
A report on ESPN broke the news Wednesday that the NFL has fined Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Mundy $21,000 for his hit on Oakland Raiders wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey.***PHOTO1***This fine is monetarily on par with fines levied this season on players for player safety related hits, and should not have...

Pittsburgh Steelers Linebacker Lawrence Timmons Fined $21,000 for Hit on Mark Sanchez
September 20th, 2012 at 9:21 PM
In re-watching Sunday’s Pittsburgh Steelers victory over the New York Jets, one thing stood out that was not present against the Denver Broncos a week earlier, physicality. Yes, the team had Ryan Clark’s physical presence back in the line-up, and that makes a tremendous difference, but the physicality was not...

Will NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Send a Message About Player Safety After Hit on Pittsburgh Steelers QB Byron Leftwich?
August 13th, 2012 at 9:26 PM
With the Pittsburgh Steelers taking the day off from training camp, talk around the city turned beck to some of the event in the preseason opener against the Philadelphia Eagles. In fact, by all accounts it is one play in particular that is raising the ire of Steelers fans.***PHOTO1***If you...