Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has been fined $US100,000 by the NFL for his illegal hit against the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
It’s the largest fine for an on-field incident in NFL history, NFL.com’s Albert Breer reports.
The hit came after the Lions had intercepted a pass in the first half. Vikings center Jonathan Sullivan was racing back down the field when Suh flew in from the side and chop-blocked him in the knee.
Suh was fined $US30,000 for stomping on an opponent’s crotch last year. He has a reputation for being a dirty player, so he’s not going to get the benefit of a doubt from now on.
He also once did this to Aaron Rodgers:
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