The W
Views: 98306630
Main | FAQ | Search: Y! / G | Calendar | Color chart | Log in for more!
20.8.14 1540
The W - Football - Suh fined $100k for illegal hit.
This thread has 7 referrals leading to it
Register and log in to post!
Thread rated: 5.58
Pages: 1
(62 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
User
Post (3 total)
JimBob Skeeter
Bratwurst








Since: 2.1.02
From: MN

Since last post: 2 days
Last activity: 2 hours
#1 Posted on | Instant Rating: 7.89
http://www.kare11.com/news/article/1038611/391/NFL-fines-Ndamukong-Suh-100K-for-dirty-hit-on-Viking

NEW YORK - He didn't get suspended, but the wallet of controversial Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is a bit lighter.

Suh has been handed the biggest fine of his career, but avoided a suspension for his illegal low block on Vikings center John Sullivan on Sunday.

The NFL fined Suh $100,000, a much heavier fine than players typically get for personal fouls on the field, and a fine that demonstrates that Suh's repeat-offender status has him viewed as a marked man by the NFL's discipline police.

Suh's largest previous fine came last season, when his pay was docked $30,000 for kicking Texans quarterback Matt Schaub in the groin on Thanksgiving. Suh had been fined lesser amounts on other occasions for more run-of-the-mill fouls like roughing the passer and late hits.

The most money Suh ever lost for a disciplinary measure was $164,000, when he lost two weeks' pay during a two-game suspension for stomping on Green Bay's Evan Dietrich-Smith on Thanksgiving in 2011.

Former NFL player Merton Hanks, now the NFL's vice president of football operations, determined the dollar amount of the fine. Suh has the opportunity to appeal the fine, and an appeal would be heard by either Ted Cottrell or Matt Birk.
------------------------------------------------------------

*golf clap*
Promote this thread!
BigDaddyLoco
Scrapple








Since: 2.1.02

Since last post: 18 hours
Last activity: 1 hour
#2 Posted on | Instant Rating: 4.83
I don't think he will ever get it. It will be interesting to see what kind of market there is for him next year. A lot of Haynesworth potential here.
wannaberockstar
Bockwurst








Since: 7.3.02
From: MA

Since last post: 4 days
Last activity: 4 days
AIM:  
ICQ:  
#3 Posted on | Instant Rating: 4.03
It's clear he has no regard for player safety. Why has he not been blackballed/banned from the league, yet?

(edited by wannaberockstar on 10.9.13 1755)
Thread rated: 5.58
Pages: 1
Thread ahead: 2013 NFL Prediction Thread
Next thread: the-w Survival Football: 2013.01
Previous thread: College Football 2013
(62 newer) Next thread | Previous thread
The Ravens fan in me had no doubt they would win. They already beat the Fins week 7, in Miami, 27-13.
Related threads: Nate Burleson signs with Detroit - New(ish) Lions logo - More...
The W - Football - Suh fined $100k for illegal hit.Register and log in to post!

The W™ message board

ZimBoard
©2001-2014 Brothers Zim

This old hunk of junk rendered your page in 0.093 seconds.