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Friday, October 7, 2011
Seymour hit on Brady costs him $7,500

By Mike Reiss

CBS ScreenshotPatrick Chung got fined for this hit vs. Oakland.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Raiders defensive lineman Richard Seymour was fined $7,500 for unnecessarily throwing Patriots quarterback Tom Brady to the ground in Sunday's game, according to a league spokesman.

Seymour was fined an additional $7,500 for a facemask penalty against running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis.

Meanwhile, Patriots safety Patrick Chung was hit with a $7,500 fine for unnecessary roughness (striking an opponent late Sunday). Chung said earlier Friday that he hadn't received word of a fine, and was hopeful that meant he had avoided one.