Report: Clay Matthews fined for Kaepernick hit, but 49ers also fined
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The NFL has fined Clay Matthews for a late hit during Sunday's Packers-49ers game, according to a report, but he wasn't the only player fined from that game.
NFL Network's Albert Breer first reported the news through Twitter on Friday:
Clay Matthews fined $15,000 for his hit Sunday on Colin Kaepernick.— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) September 13, 2013
The hit came out of bounds during the second quarter of the game. Matthews was benched afterward.
Matthews responded, "I'm not a dirty player, I'm an awesome player."
However, he wasn't the only player fined from that game.
As reported by The San Jose Mercury-News' Cam Inman: