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Elvis Dumervil fined $7,875 for facemask penalty
Elvis Dumervil fined $7,875 for facemask penalty

Ravens strong-side outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil was fined $7,875 by the NFL for unnecessary roughness in Sunday's game in Pittsburgh, according to a league spokesman. Dumervil was flagged three times on one drive in the third quarter. The one that triggered punishment from the NFL was a facemask penalty on a sack from Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger. Dumervil was also flagged for a late hit on Roethlisberger and for offsides.  “I got to do a better job of being aware of the strike zone,” Dumervil said after the Ravens' 19-16 loss. “I think I played a little too aggressive. I have to do a better job and not cost the...