August 10, 2017

CFL issues fines to Hazelton, Muamba and Awe in Week 7


TORONTO — The Canadian Football League announced Thursday that the following players have been issued fines:

Edmonton Eskimos receiver Vidal Hazelton was fined for a tourist hit on Hamilton Tiger-Cats defensive back Don Unamba.

BC Lions linebacker Micah Awe was fined for a reckless and dangerous tackle on Saskatchewan Roughriders receiver Duron Carter.

Saskatchewan Roughriders linebacker Henoc Muamba was fined for a high hit on BC Lions quarterback Travis Lulay.

An additional fine was added from Week 5, Hamilton Tiger-Cats defensive back Keon Lyn was fined for a tourist hit on Edmonton Eskimos receiver Brandon Zylstra.

As per league policy, the amount of the player fines was not disclosed.