Detroit Lions DT Ndamukong Suh loses appeal of NFL's $100,000 fine, his agent tells The AP

10/11/2013
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers tries to avoid Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh during the first half Sunday in Green Bay, Wis.

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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers tries to avoid Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh during the first half Sunday in Green Bay, Wis.
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers tries to avoid Detroit Lions' Ndamukong Suh during the first half Sunday in Green Bay, Wis.

DETROIT — Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has lost an appeal of the $100,000 fine against him for his hit on a Minnesota Vikings player.

Suh’s agent, Roosevelt Barnes, tells The Associated Press he was notified today of the arbitrator’s decision.

The six-figure fine was the largest in league history for on-field conduct, not including money lost by players due to suspensions.

Suh apologized to the player, Vikings center John Sullivan, and to teammates for negating an interception return for a touchdown in Detroit’s season-opening win.

Suh has been fined six times and suspended for two games for a total of $342,794.