NFL Fines Bernard Pollard $40,000 For Hard Hit

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December 3, 2010 Updated Dec 3, 2010 at 11:50 PM EST

UNDATED (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Former South Side and Purdue star Bernard Pollard, now a Houston Texans safety, has been fined $40,000 by the NFL for what was called an unnecessary roughness hit against Tennessee a week ago.

Pollard gave the hit to Titans wide receiver Justin Gage late in the fourth quarter, and part of it included a helmet to helmet connection.

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