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D.J. Swearinger didn’t get fined for his hit on Wes Welker

D.J. Swearinger told reporters after tonight’s preseason game that he didn’t get fined for his hit on Wes Welker last week that caused Welker to suffer a concussion. Swearinger says he did not get fined for the hit on Welker. #Texans — Tania Ganguli (@taniaganguli) August 29, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME&...
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Peyton Manning fined $8K for taunting D.J. Swearinger, calls it ‘Money well spent’ (vid)

The NFL has handed down a fine to Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning for his taunting of Houston Texans safety D.J. Swearinger during Saturday night’s preseason game between the teams. The amount? $8,268, which sounds like an arbitrarily arrived-at number but chances are there is a method to the NFL’s fine amount madness. Manning confronted […] The post Peyton Manning...
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Manning calls fine for taunting Swearinger 'Money well spent'

Peyton Manning received a rare fine from the NFL this week, and he was happy to pay it. The Denver Broncos quarterback was fined $8,200 for taunting Thursday after getting in the face of Houston Texans safety D.J Swearinger in the Broncos’ most recent preseason game. It’s rare to see Manning’s emotions get the best of him, but given the circumstances — Swearinger had just...
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Bill O'Brien defends D.J. Swearinger

Texans coach Bill O'Brien backed his safety a day after D.J. Swearinger drew the ire of Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning for a hit that concussed receiver Wes Welker. "D.J. was not trying to do any harm," O'Brien said. "He was trying to make a play, make a tackle. The call was correct. What you continually have to do is show the guys on tape what...
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Peyton Manning, D.J. Swearinger address The Taunt

To cap a week of intense joint practices between the Broncos and Texans, the two teams faced off in their third preseason matchup of 2014, at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Saturday. And, following suit with their three practices at Dove Valley, tempers flared as the Texans rallied for an 18-17 victory. For starters, Broncos receiver Wes Welker, no stranger to concussions...
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Peyton Manning Flagged For Taunting After Getting In D.J. Swearinger’s Face (Video)

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning did the unexpected Saturday night — he taunted D.J. Swearinger. No, really. During Saturday night’s preseason game, Manning took exception to a hit that the Houston Texans safety put on Wes Welker that forced his wide receiver to leave the game with a concussion, his third in just 10 months. On the very next play, Manning connected with...
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Denver Broncos WR Wes Welker Diagnosed With Concussion After Getting Laid Out By Texans Safety D.J. Swearinger

Preseason does help teams get ready for the regular season, but there is the ever present danger of injury that makes teams and fans alike nervous. Saturday night Denver fans become more than just nervous after seeing wide receiver Wes Welker get laid out by Texans safety D.J. Swearinger.With Welker's injury history they had every reason to be concerned.via BroBibleAfter the...
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Peyton Manning Gets Flagged For Taunting After Getting In DJ Swearinger’s Face

Houston Texans safety DJ Swearinger is known for running his mouth 24/7 and apparently Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning had enough of it. After Swearing was running his mouth, Peyton Manning threw a touchdown pass on the next play, then ran to the end zone and got in Swearinger’s face and headbutted him. What did […] The post Peyton Manning Gets Flagged For Taunting...
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Peyton Manning Gets in D.J. Swearinger’s Face, Draws Taunting Penalty

No, that is not an Onion headline. Peyton Manning rolled up on Texans safety D.J. Swearinger and gave the former Gamecock a piece of his MVP mind during the Broncos-Texans preseason tilt in Denver on Saturday night. Swearinger had been provoking Manning and the Broncos all evening therefore the QB decided it was time to dish it back, immediately bolting for him (via Bro Bible): ...
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Texans Strong Safety D.J. Swearinger De-Cleats Cardinals Wide Receiver With Viscious Hit

The preseason is no meant for fan. It is meant to give coaches a chance to see what their players have to offer in a game against an actual opponent. Sometimes that can result in an entertaining game, but more often than not it doesn't. That doesn't mean we will not get a glimpse of greatness every now and than.Stuff like the hit Texans safety D.J. Swearinger laid on poor...
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