Jared Crick fined $15,750 for roughing the passer foul

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The NFL has fined Texans defensive end Jared Crick $15,750 for a roughing the passer foul committed against Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith in Houston’s 17-16 loss at Kansas City on Sunday, the league confirmed to PFT.

Crick was penalized and fined for hitting Smith below his left knee after the quarterback threw a wide receiver screen in the first quarter.

The 24-year-old Crick has appeared in all seven games for the Texans in 2013, recording nine tackles.