Jets fine Bart Scott $10K for gesture

Updated: January 6, 2012, 1:55 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

New York Jets linebacker Bart Scott was fined $10,000 by the team for flipping his middle finger at a news photographer Monday in the locker room, the team announced Thursday.

"Bart's actions were inappropriate and unacceptable," the Jets said in a statement.

On Tuesday, coach Rex Ryan indicated that Scott would be disciplined, saying, "We'll address it," and, "That's not acceptable in dealing with the media."

One day after the season-ending loss to the Miami Dolphins, ...

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