Battista: XLVIII things to watch
Other fines rolling in, according to Mr. RapSheet:
» Detroit's whipping of the Patriots was costly: Along with Young, four additional Lions were fined. Rapoport was told Nick Fairley was docked $7,875 for a late hit, while Ben Volin of The Boston Globe reportedC.J. Mosley, Joseph Fauria and Rocky McIntosh also were hit with $7,875 fines for personal fouls.
» More bad luck for New York Jets quarterbacks: Matt Simms was hit with a $7,875 slap on the wrist for his ill-fated six-shooter-themed celebration in Gang Green's Snoopy Bowl win over the New York Giants on Aug. 24. Meanwhile, Jets offensive lineman Vladimir Ducasse was hit with a $7,875 bill for a leg whip against the G-Men. Naughty Jets.