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LB Vontaze Burfict fined $21K

Updated: November 3, 2013, 12:00 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict was fined $21,000 by the NFL on Friday for his hit Sunday on New York Jets wide receiver Stephen Hill with the crown of his helmet.

Burfict was called for a personal foul, his fifth of the season, in the Bengals' 49-9 rout.

New York wide receiver David Nelson was fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness. On a running play, he lowered a shoulder into Cincinnati's Adam "Pacman" Jones, and the two needed to be separated after the ...

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