Suspension for Bengals' Iloka reduced to fine

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ESPN.com—Cincinnati Bengals safety George Iloka, who had been suspended one game for a hit on the Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown, appealed and had the suspension reduced to a $36,464.50 fine.

One-game suspension for Bengals' George Iloka reduced to $36K fine. CINCINNATI -- NFL appeals officer Derrick Brooks has overturned the one-game suspension of Bengals safety George Iloka and reduced it to a $36,464.50 fine, the league announced on Wednesday. Iloka's agent Ron Slavin said they felt a suspension was unnecessary for Iloka, who was flagged for unnecessary roughness on Monday night after a helmet-to-helmet hit on Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown that occurred in the end zone. "We are grateful to appeals...