REGINA -- The Canadian Football League announced today that it has fined Saskatchewan Roughriders quarterback Darian Durant for violating the CFL’s Social Media Policy by sending an offensive and inappropriate tweet in response to a CFL fan.
The CFL also announced today that it has fined Toronto Argonaut defensive lineman Cleyon Laing for a reckless and dangerous hit to the head of Edmonton Eskimo quarterback Mike Reilly.
It was determined that on the play, Laing lowered his head and led with his helmet, making primary contact with the helmet of his opponent.
Laing was penalized for unnecessary roughness on the play.
As per league policy, the amounts of the fines are not disclosed.