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Friday, December 6, 2013
Safety's tackle of Davis doesn't lead to fine

By Bill Williamson

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- A move that caught the attention of the NFL nevertheless will not cost St. Louis Rams safety T.J. McDonald.

The NFL did not fine McDonald for his tackle of 49ers tight end Vernon Davis by the private area. In a tweet Monday (since deleted), Davis asked the NFL to not allow defenders to tackle by that area.

The only fine in the physical game was given to 49ers guard Adam Snyder, who will pay $7,875 for a striking an opponent late.

In other 49ers notes: