NFL Fines Steelers Coach $100K Over Sideline Gaffe
Mike Tomlin interfered with runner on opposing team
By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner
Posted Dec 4, 2013 5:41 PM CST
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(Newser) – Pittsburgh Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin's wallet is a lot lighter today. The NFL fined Tomlin $100,000 after he interfered with an opposing player running back a kick during the Thanksgiving game against the Baltimore Ravens. The Steelers also could lose a draft pick. Tomlin has apologized but says it was an accident.

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TJeff1514
Dec 8, 2013 8:02 AM CST
100g's gets the message out. I think Jason Kidd got the same for his spilled drink farce so the NBA & NFL are on the same page here.
coolbreeze55
Dec 5, 2013 1:14 PM CST
for some reason the NFL is out after the coach.. watched the replay and he didnt interfer with the play.
RATBURL
Dec 4, 2013 7:35 PM CST
So if I was there and pulled him back would he have paid me some cash! I'd take a few grand for preventing him from getting fined!