Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett was fined $20,000 for a hit on Cowboys quarterback Matt Cassel in Sunday’s 13–12 victory over Dallas, the NFL announced.
The roughing came with less than a minute remaining in the first half.
Bennett has now been fined four times on the season. He was charged $20,000 for a hit on Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Andy Dalton on Oct. 11 and $17,363 for a preseason hit on Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith. Bennett’s total for hits on quarterbacks is now at $57,363.
He was also fined $8,681 for a fight in the Week 2 game against the Green Bay Packers.
- Christopher Chavez