Miami Dolphins rookie linebacker Jelani Jenkins was fined $15,750 for his second-half hit on Buffalo Bills quarterback Thad Lewis, per ESPN. Jenkins made contact with Lewis’ chest on the play. He led with the helmet which is why he was hit with such a big fine. The play resulted in a 15 yard penalty. Jelani […]
Dolphins reserve rookie linebacker Jelani Jenkins has been fined $15,750 for a roughing the passer penalty against Bills quarterback Thad Lewis, the NFL confirmed on Friday.
Jenkins hit Lewis on a blitz in Miami’s 23-21 loss to Buffalo on Sunday, striking Lewis enough force to knock Lewis’ helmet off his head. Jenkins’ foul was for hitting Lewis with his helmet.