NFL fines Titans' Haynesworth $5K for hit on Chargers' Rivers
Tennessee Titans defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth has been fined $5,000 by the NFL for what the league deemed an unnecessary hit on San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers in last week's 17-6 wild card-round defeat.
The play in question occurred with about four minutes remaining in the third quarter and with San Diego facing a second-and-seven at the Tennessee 44-yard line.
Before the snap, Haynesworth charged across the line and knocked Rivers to the ground. The Pro ...
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