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Tomlin facing 6 figure fine and loss of draft pick



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The NFL is expected to consider six-figure fines for Pittsburgh head coach Mike Tomlin and theSteelers organization and also is expected to consider taking away a draft pick from the team, a source familiar with the league's thinking told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.





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biglil3
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re: Tomlin facing 6 figure fine and loss of draft pick


good, what he did was classless bullshite





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Sevendust912
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re: Tomlin facing 6 figure fine and loss of draft pick


A little extreme, no? It didn't even effect the play





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chalmetteowl
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that's a little harsh...

i would have fined him $25k...






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Sader1990
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So what the pats got for spy gate?





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Turbeauxdog
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Has he owned up to it yet?





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CHEDBALLZ
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$75,000 would suffice





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Fining him...sure. Draft pick...eh





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StringedInstruments
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Did the Steelers organization commit a foul?

Oh it was just Tomlin? And it didn't affect the play?

Fine him $100k. Fine him 200k.

Don't take a draft pick away.






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cssamerican
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As usual Goodell going to go overboard. I surprised he ain't suspending him as well.





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chrisksaint
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Complete and utter bull shite by the NFL. The man made a simple mistake and owned up to it immediately, give him a simple fine just to show to you know you can't do that but c'mon....





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Kcrad
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Has he owned up to it yet?



Nope. He just said he was watching the jumbotron and didn't know he was on the field. I kind of believe him.






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shel311
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A little extreme, no? It didn't even effect the play

Process vs results.

He was rather clearly attempting to affect the play, that is all that should matter.

Though I'd much prefer he get some sort of suspension as opposed to lost draft picks, I hate that idea.






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afatgreekcat
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Ridiculous they're giving him this for something so insignificant but they gave the Pats the same for something far, FAR worse.





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shel311
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The man made a simple mistake and owned up to it immediately


It wasn't simple.

It wasn't a mistake.

And he didn't own up to it at all.






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tigerdup07
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good, what he did was classless bullshite


agree. this isn't the fricking nba






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Smalls
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Good. TPoS.





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Rittdog
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A little extreme, no? It didn't even effect the play



This






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KillerNut9
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And he didn't own up to it at all.


Yeah he did. He apologized for being on the field after the game.






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shel311
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This
This...is irrelevant.

He tried to affect the play.

I'm starting to think I'm the only one who understands the whole process vs results thing.






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