Pair of Big Blue defenders fined

The NFL has fined Giants safety Antrel Rolle $15,000 and defensive tackle Linval Joseph $7,500 for their actions in the 20-17 win over the Dolphins.

Rolle was fined for making a horse-collar tackle on running back Reggie Bush at the end of a 35-yard run in the second quarter. He was penalized on the play.

Joseph was fined for a late hit after the Giants stopped running back Steve Slaton on a first and goal from the New York 1. He also was penalized.

Rolle was fined $20,000 for spearing Washington tight end Fred Davis in the first game of the season, as well.


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