- Ian Begley, ESPN Staff Writer
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An NFL spokesman said Umenyiora was cited for "roughing the passer" when he "unnecessarily struck the quarterback in the head and neck area."
Also, Giants coach Tom Coughlin apparently wasn't fined for his decision to run onto the field and argue a non-call with the officials. He was flagged for unsportsmanlike conduct on the play.
Ian Begley is a regular contributor to ESPNNewYork.com. Information from The Associated Press was used in this report.
Giants lineman Osi Umenyiora was fined for his hit on Vikings quarterback Tarvaris Jackson.