Jordan Whitehead Fined $26,739 for Helmet-to-Helmet Hit on Baker Mayfield

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Bleacher Report—Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Jordan Whitehead avoided a penalty for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield in Week 7, but the NFL made sure he received at least some discipline for the play...

Bucs safety Jordan Whitehead fined $26,739 for Baker Mayfield hit. The NFL has fined Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Jordan Whitehead $26,739 for unnecessary roughness against Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield. The league had said Friday that Whitehead should have been penalized for striking Mayfield in the side of the helmet during Sunday's 26-23 overtime win for Tampa Bay. Mayfield was sliding at the end of a 35-yard scramble when he got hit by Whitehead, who was initially penalized before the officials conferred...