Lions’ Ndamukong Suh fined $31,500 by the NFL
This isn’t the first time Ndamukong Suh has got into trouble. He was the No.2 pick in the 2010 NFL Draft. He was analysed to be the best defensive tackle there was at that time and came highly regarded. But his history has not gone well. He has been fined for a total of seven times fines adding to over $200,000.
During week one of the NFL 2013 regular season, Suh was fined a sum of $100,000 for making an illegal block against the Minnesota Vikings centre John Sullivan. This happens to be the largest fine in the entire NFL history for an action on the field. And the suspensions weren’t easy either.
Perry Riley of Washington Redskins was fined for $15,750 for tackling the Cowboys QB Tony Romo on Friday. The Redskins lost the match 31-16.a fine of $10,500 was handed down to New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes under violation of uniform context. In their match against the New Orleans Saints, he wore shoes that had more red in them than allowed.
For tackling Baltimore Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs, a fine of $15,750 was given to the Green Bay Packers tight end Jermichael Finley. He hit him during the first quarter within the head neck area, although a penalty was not called.
During the third quarter of Saints vs Patriots, Malcom Jenkins won a $15,750 fine for making a bad hit on the head of Kenbrell Thompkins, Patriots wide receiver.
Michael Preston, former wide receiver for the Tennessee Titans had his fine reduced by $7,875. He was fined for hitting Seattle’s Golden Tate when he was not in bounds.
Tennessee wide receiver Michael Preston, since cut by the Titans, was docked $7,875 for his forearm hit to the head of Seattle punt returner Golden Tate out of bounds.