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Dunta Robinson fined $40K for hit

Updated: September 19, 2011, 8:09 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Dunta Robinson will pay for his flagrant hit on the Eagles' Jeremy Maclin. He won't be suspended.

The NFL on Monday fined the Falcons cornerback $40,000 for the hit in which he led with his helmet and crashed into Maclin in the third quarter of Atlanta's 35-31 win over Philadelphia on Sunday night. Robinson was penalized 15 yards for unnecessary roughness.

The league did not suspend Robinson although it has said hits like the one he put on Maclin could lead to such ...

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