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Friday, December 21, 2007

Bears pair fined

Two Bears players were fined by the NFL for penalties in Monday night's 20-13 loss to the Vikings.

Linebacker Lance Briggs was fined $5,000 for a roughing-the-passer penalty on quarterback Tarvaris Jackson.

Cornerback Charles Tillman was fined $7,500 for a horse-collar tackle.


Blogger HonorVike in Albq said...

So this is the tackle I was talking about Ferguson on the one?

Comment on 12/19 injury report.

Did officials not see it?

9:27 PM  
Blogger HonorVike in Albq said...

Please Don or Sean Respond?

Penalty would not have stood for much @ game Half the dist. to goal but No flag was thrown at penalty. Yet league still Fines player?

How does The Rule Book Read were might i Read it for myself?

11:56 AM  
Blogger Colin Borchert said...

Sorry honorvike, I did not see this play during the game, must have missed it.

Yes, sometimes an official will miss something during a game, but the player can still be fined for it. Go tool around and you may find some info.

8:51 PM  

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