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Chargers' Ajirotutu fined for contact of official

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NEW YORK (AP) - San Diego Chargers wide receiver Seyi Ajirotutu has been fined $27,562 by the NFL for making contact with an official during the team's loss to the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.

Ajirotutu was ejected in the third quarter after it was ruled he touched a referee while in a scrum with a Dolphins player.

Baltimore linebacker Courtney Upshaw was fined $20,000 on Friday for roughing the passer after striking Pittsburgh quarterback Ben Roethlisberger late and in the neck area. Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs was docked $8,268 for unnecessary roughness when he hit Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount late.

New York Jets cornerback Marcus Williams was fined $16,537 for a horse-collar tackle on Kansas City wide receiver Dwayne Bowe.


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