First reported by Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Seattle Seahawks receiver Golden Tate has been fined by the league for his blindside hit on Dallas linebacker Sean Lee.
The league typically does not announce fines until Friday, but players are usually notified of the fines on Wednesday.
UPDATE: The team confirmed the report.
According to the report, Tate was notified today. Under the league’s new CBA, a fine for first-time offenders is $21,000.