September 16, 2012; St. Louis, MO, USA; Washington Redskins wide receiver Josh Morgan (15) and St. Louis Rams cornerback Cortland Finnegan (31) exchange words during the first half at the Edward Jones Dome. The Rams defeated the Redskins 31-28. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-US PRESSWIRE
Five players have been announced as receiving fines from the NFL following last Sunday's game between the Rams and Redskins.
The NFL has announced a bevy of fines handed out for last Sunday's game between the Washington Redskins and St. Louis Rams, which the Rams eventually won 31-28.
According to Rich Campbell of of The Washington Times, five players total between the two teams were punished, resulting in a least $55,000 in fines.
Rams CB Janoris Jenkins was fined $15,570 for unnecessary roughness for this hit against Redskins TE Fred Davis, who was ruled to be a defenseless receiver on the hit. Jenkins was not penalized for the the hit.
Meanwhile, Redskins receiver Josh Morgan was fined $7,875 for unsportsmanlike conduct, when he threw a ball at Rams cornerback Cortland Finnegan after the play.
Redskins LB Lorenzo Alexander ($15,750 for an horse collar tackle), Rams DE Robert Quinn ($7,875 for striking an opponent in the head), and Rams G Quinn Ojinaka ($7,875 for striking an opponent late) were also fined for the game.
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