13 Nov 2009
The NFL fined Chicago quarterback Jay Cutler $20,000 for verbally abusing an official during the Bears' Week 9 loss to Arizona. They also fined defensive lineman Tommie Harris $7,500 for punching Arizona guard Deuce Lutui on the ground after a play.
Yes, the NFL finds foul language to be more than two-and-a-half times as offensive as physical violence.
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Bill Connelly takes a look at what we can learn from defensive box score stats and general rates of havoc.