Nov 7, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Washington Redskins cornerback E.J. Biggers (30) against the Minnesota Vikings at Mall of America Field at H.H.H. Metrodome. The Vikings defeated the Redskins 34-27. Photo Credit: Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports
NEW YORK (AP) - Washington Redskins cornerback E.J. Biggers has been fined $21,000 by the NFL for unnecessary roughness in a loss to Philadelphia.
Biggers made a helmet-on-helmet hit on Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson, and was punished for it on Friday by the league.
Bears cornerback Zack Bowman was fined $15,750 for a horse-collar tackle on Ravens receiver Torrey Smith.
Also fined $15,750 was Patriots tackle Marcus Cannon for his leg whip on Panthers defensive end Charles Johnson, who sustained a knee injury on the play.
Titans linebacker Akeem Ayers was fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness for a hit on Colts QB Andrew Luck.