Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons has been fined $21,000 for his first half hit this past Sunday on New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez, according to Joe Starkey of 93.7 The Fan.
The play in question happened on 3rd down with 13:51 left in the first half. Sanchez rolled out to the right side and appeared at first as if he was going to try to run with the ball before throwing incomplete at the last moment to wide receiver Jeremy Kerley. Timmons, who was closing fast on the play, lowered his helmet and hit a defenseless Sanchez in the head.
While Timmons was flagged for the Read more [...]