Matt Hasselbeck fined for tackle

Updated: November 7, 2012, 7:53 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

The NFL fined Tennessee Titans quarterback Matt Hasselbeck $15,750 for an illegal horse-collar tackle Sunday on Bears cornerback Kelvin Hayden.

Hasselbeck says he will appeal the fine.

Hayden had recovered a fumble by Titans tight end Jared Cook in the fourth quarter and was brought down by Hasselbeck at the 4-yard line before he could get into the end zone. The Bears led 44-12 at the time and eventually won the game 51-20.

Hasselbeck, a 14-year veteran, ...

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