The NFL has checked out Atlanta Falcons defensive deal with Grady Jarrett‘s disputed roughing-the-passer penalty on Tampa Bay’s Tom Brady to find out whether or not Brady tried to kick Jarrett and if that warrants a tremendous, in keeping with a report from The Related Press on Thursday.
Fines for kicking are $10,500 for a primary offense and $15,500 for a second.
Jarrett was flagged for slinging Brady to the bottom throughout Tampa Bay’s 21-15 win over Atlanta on Sunday. It appeared Brady tried to kick Jarrett as each gamers have been getting up, however he did not make contact.
When requested if he was conscious Brady might have tried to kick Jarrett, Buccaneers head coach Todd Bowles instructed ESPN that he “did not see any of it so I could not reply that query.”
Jarrett and Kansas Metropolis Chiefs defensive finish Chris Jones are mechanically topic to fines for roughing penalties in Week 5 that sparked outrage amongst gamers, coaches and followers as a result of the hits did not appear to warrant flags.
Fines for roughing the passer are $15,000 for a primary offense and $20,000 for a second. It was the primary offense this season for each Jarrett and Jones.
The Related Press contributed to this report.