Each week, we keep track of the fines assessed by the NFL for on-field incidents. Total through Week 2: 11 fines, $170,000.
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- Titans tight end Daniel Graham, $5,000, throwing ball into stands.
- Titans defensive end Jason Jones, $15,000, facemask-to-helmet hit.
- Falcons safety William Moore, $7,500, helmet-to-helmet hit.
- Browns defensive lineman Phil Taylor, $7,500, late hit on quarterback (appealing fine).
- Browns wide receiver Mohamed Massaquoi, undisclosed, excessive celebration penalty.
- Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown, $7,500, low block (appealing fine).
- Steelers linebacker James Farrior, $15,000, late hit on quarterback.
For Massaquoi, the NFL’s 2011 Schedule of Fines lists taunting as a minimum $7,500 for a first offense. To keep the meter functioning properly, we will use this amount until verification is found.
This week: 8 fines, $65,000 (estimated).