Jeremiah: Six matchups to watch
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Other Giants disciplined were running back Andre Brown, $15,750 for a horse-collar tackle on Brandon McDonald during an interception return; and offensive linemen David Baas and Kevin Boothe, fined $7,875 for unnecessary roughness at the end of the game when the Buccaneers plowed into the line as QB Eli Manning was taking a knee.
Fined $21,000 were Steelers linebacker Lawrence Timmons for helmet-to-helmet contact with New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez; New England Patriots linebacker Jerod Mayo for hitting defenseless Arizona Cardinals wide recevier Early Doucet in the head and neck; and Buffalo Bills safety Da'Norris Searcy for the same offense against Kansas City Chiefs tight end Kevin Boss.
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Golden Tate drew a $21,000 fine for an illegal blindside block on Dallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee. Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Mason Foster's hit on Dominek Hixon that resulted in a concussion for the Giants receiver -- he missed Thursday night's game against the Carolina Panthers -- cost Foster $21,000 for striking a defenseless player in the neck and head area.
Landry has three personal foul penalties in two games, and says he needs to be more "strategic," especially on plays near the sideline.
"I'm not trying to injure a guy, and not trying to play dirty," Landry said. "I'm just trying to make a play."
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