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NFL Fines Brady $10K for Leg-Up Slide

January 24, 2013

The NFL Wednesday fined New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady $10,000 for a leg-up slide into Baltimore Ravens safety Ed Reed. Brady protected himself in the first half of the AFC Championship game Sunday with a leg-up slide into Reed, and his cleat made contact, drawing a call for unnecessary roughness.

Reed told a Baltimore radio station Brady apologized, The Boston Globe reported.

The Ravens won the game 28-13 and advanced to Super Bowl XLVII against the San Francisco 49ers.



Source: Copyright United Press International 2013


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