The NFL has decided to fine rookie New York Jets defensive lineman Quinnen Williams for his actions in Week 2 of the preseason, per NFL Network reporter Tom Pelissero.
Williams was not flagged for the hit and, according to Pelissero, he is expected to appeal the decision.
Other news we're monitoring around the league:
- NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported the latest on New England Patriots receiver Josh Gordon, who continues to work his way back into the NFL after being reinstated earlier this month.
- Los Angeles Rams coach Sean McVay announced that LB Josh Carraway has torn his Achilles and offensive lineman Aaron Neary is dealing with a fractured ankle, the team confirmed via Twitter.
- The Miami Dolphins have officially released safety T.J. McDonald, 28, who was preparing to enter his third season with the team. Prior to his stint in Miami, McDonald was a member of the Rams for four seasons after being drafted 71st overall in 2013. Rapoport added more specifics regarding McDonald's contract.