NFL fines 3 players for unnecessary roughness
Friday, September 16, 2011
OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) -- The NFL has fined three players for unnecessary roughness during the Baltimore Ravens' 35-7 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Ravens linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo was fined $15,000 for his horse-collar tackle; Steelers safety Troy Polamalu was fined $15,000 for his horse-collar tackle on Ravens running back Ricky Williams; and Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor was fined $15,000 for head-butting a Ravens player.