• Dashon Goldson was fined a “significant number” for hit against Jets

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Sep 13, 2013
    No word yet on whether safety Mark Barron was fined for his hit on Kerley.TAMPA, Fla. Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson was fined $30,000 by the NFL, the league office announced Friday. Goldson said the hit was clean. Goldson was fined on a couple of occasions last season and a couple of occasions in 2011, including a punishment after he was ejected from a game for fighting with former Cardinals wide receiver Early Doucet. Goldson was reprimanded for "unnecessarily striking a defenseless player in the head and neck area" during the second quarter of last Sunday's 18-17 loss to the New York Jets. Bucs safetyMark Barronwasn't fined for his hit on wide receiverJeremy Kerley, who suffered a concussion on the play. He didn’t specify the total amount, but did say it was less than Ndamukong Suh’s $100,000 fine, and said that he wouldn’t change the way he plays as a result.
    • Bucs' Goldson fined $30K for hit against Jets

      Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson was fined $30,000 by the NFL, the league office announced Friday.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Goldson fined for hit on Cumberland

      Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson told reporters in Tampa on Wednesday that he received a "pretty significant" fine from the league for his hit on New York Jets tight end Jeff Cumberland. He was flagged for a personal foul on the play…
      Source: ESPN.com

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