Dawkins unlikely to be suspended for illegal hit
NEW YORK -- While they would not divulge a dollar figure, league and team sources confirmed Wednesday night that Philadelphia Eagles safety Brian Dawkins will draw a substantial fine for a helmet-first hit on New York Giants wide receiver Ike Hilliard in Monday night's game.
The fine could be announced as early as Thursday but, barring a change of heart by league officials, Dawkins will not be suspended. It comes in the wake of a $75,000 levied by the NFL on Wednesday ...
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