The inevitable became reality Wednesday when DeAngelo Hall was fined $30,000 by the NFL for an Oct. 28 incident with a game official, a source briefed on the fine told NFL.com and NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.
The Washington Redskins cornerback was kicked out of the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers for verbally abusing the official. He claimed the ref gave as much as he took, and asked the NFL to hold those wearing stripes to the same standard as those in pads.
The end result: Hall being $30K lighter in the pocket.
That was a fight Hall was destined to lose.
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