Wilkerson, Jacobs, Venable hit with fines

Posted Sept. 09, 2011 @ 7:45 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Bears S Winston Venable, Jets DE Muhammad Wilkerson and Giants RB Brandon Jacobs were fined by the NFL on Friday.

According to multiple reports, Wilkeron was fined $10,000 and Jacobs $20,000 for their scuffle in Giants-Jets preseason finale that saw both players ejected.

Venable was fined $20,000 for a hit on Browns WR Demetrius Williams. According to The Associated Press, Venable, an undrafted free agent, makes $24,000 a week and plans to appeal the fine.