• Player fines lead to team penalty for Bucs

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Sep 20, 2013
    The league announced the fines on Friday. All fines are subject to appeal. The Patriots next opponent the Buccaneers have received their fines this week for last week’s hits. The squabble resulted in two ejections on the spot and, as expected, more than $70,000 in fines after the fact. Three New England Patriots and two New York Jets players amassed fines totaling more than $72,000, the result of a sideline melee near the end of their Sept. 12 game in Foxborough, Mass. The Bucs already have ensured that the Glazer family will remit at least $50,000 to the NFL. Patriots veteran defensive tackle Vince Wilfork, second-year cornerback Alfonzo Dennard and rookie defensive end Michael Buchanan were each fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness as part of the scuffle, which led to the ejections of two Jets players.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Jets-Pats sideline fight fines total $72K-plus

      Three New England Patriots and two New York Jets players amassed fines totaling more than $72,000 as the result of a sideline melee near the end of their Sept. 12 game in Foxborough, Mass.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Fines handed down to Patriots, Bucs, and Jets players

      A few key members of the Patriots have been handed down fines by the NFL for their role in the fight with the Jets. Patriots Alfonzo Dennard, Vince Wilfork, and Michael Buchanan fined $7,875 for punching an opponent. Chandler Jones fined $15,750 for rou…
    • Jets-Pats fracas results in $72,750 in fines

      Last Thursday night, a late-game scrum between the Jets and Patriots was sparked by a low hit from New York center Nick Mangold on New England cornerback Aqib Talib. The squabble resulted in two ejections on the spot — and, as expected, more than $70,00…

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