Report: Meriweather punished for hits in Packers game
Brandon Meriweather, James Starks. Image by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Two helmet-to-helmet hits on Green Bay Packers running backs have Washington safety Brandon Meriweather a little lighter in the pocketbook.
According to USA Today reporter Tom Pelissero:
Confirmed #Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather fined $42K. These are some big numbers getting thrown around the past 2 weeks.— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) September 18, 2013
One of the hits, on running back Eddie Lacy,