Dunta Robinson fine reduced to $25,000

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Less than 24 hours after Falcons cornerback Dunta Robinson drilled Eagles receiver Jeremy Maclin with a helmet-to-helmet hit, the NFL announced that it would fine Robinson $40,000.

However, after more time to review the incident, that fine has been reduced.

On appeal, Robinson’s fine was reduced to $25,000, according to Charley Casserly of CBS. That makes it the second season in a row Robinson has been reduced on appeal: Last year he was fined $50,000 and had that fine reduced on appeal as well.

But Robinson apparently isn’t in a good mood. He reportedly got into a shoving match with some Lions players during pregame warmups at Ford Field today.