Denver Broncos defenders Darian Stewart and Brandon Marshall have been fined by the NFL for their helmet-to-helmet hits on Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, according to multiple media reports.
Marshall’s hit will cost him more than $24,000, while Stewart’s comes with a price tag of more than $18,000.
Broncos linebacker Von Miller also got Newton with a hit to the head during the league’s season opener on Thursday night. No word yet on whether he will be fined by the league.
The hits by Marshall and Miller did not receive penalties during the game. Stewart’s hit, which came