Rafael Bush fined $21,000 for hit

Updated: January 17, 2014, 5:37 PM ET
By Mike Triplett

New Orleans Saints safety Rafael Bush was fined $21,000 for his helmet-to-helmet hit against Seattle Seahawks receiver Percy Harvin during the first quarter of their divisional-round playoff game, the NFL confirmed Friday.

Bush was also flagged 15 yards for unnecessary roughness on the play.

Bush led with his shoulder on the hit while coming over to break up a deep pass on third down. But their helmets collided as Harvin crouched and braced for impact. Harvin briefly left the field ...

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