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Kwon Alexander’s $43,709 Fine From Preseason Hit Rescinded

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Pittsburgh Steelers LB Kwon Alexander was fined $43,709 following the team’s first preseason game for lowering his helmet to hit Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ RB Chase Edmonds, and Alexander appealed the fine. The appeal was successful, as ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported today that the fine was rescinded.

Kwon Alexander won his appeal of the fine he received for this hit in the preseason game versus the Buccaneers, per @AdamSchefter #Steelers #NFL

— Steelers Depot 7u20e3 (@Steelersdepot) September 22, 2023

Alexander was fined for Impermissible Use Of The Helmet/Launching, and he was also flagged for unnecessary roughness on the play.