Dashon Goldson felt targeted by NFL due to playing style

Dashon Goldson’s bone-rattling hits and aggressive tendencies made him one of the league’s best safeties. But the flip-side to that is the sizable hole burned in his wallet. In 2013, his first season with the Buccaneers, Goldson racked up nearly $500,000 in fines, the most notable coming on a helmet-to-helmet collision with former Saints running…

NFL issues fines to a plethora of players

Break out the checkbooks. The league today has announced fines for various player offenses in wake of their new policy to crack down on dangerous hits. I’ll start with the Titans. Two of their defensive ends, Dave Ball and William Hayes, were issued fines. Ball was docked $5,000 for roughing the passer in their win…