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Friday, October 4, 2013
Falcons safety fined for hit on Dobson
By Mike Reiss
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Falcons safety
was fined $15,750 for his hit on Patriots receiver
in the third quarter of Sunday night's game.
DeCoud lowered his shoulder into Dobson's helmet as the receiver dove for a low pass in the end zone. DeCoud was not penalized on the play.
Dobson left the game with a neck injury, didn't return and has been limited in practice since.
Also, Falcons safety
was fined $15,750 for striking Patriots receiver
in the head early in the fourth quarter. Moore was penalized on the play.