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A.J. Green fined $42,000 for brawl in Jacksonville

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Bengals pro bowl wide receiver A.J. Green told reporters on Thursday that he was fined $42,000 by the NFL for fighting with the Jaguars' Jalen Ramsey.

Green said he is accepting the penalty and will not appeal. 

After being shoved by Jaguars’ defensive back Jalen Ramsey, Green responded by wrestling Ramsey to the ground and throwing multiple punches. Both Green and Ramsey were ejected for the fight, but will not miss additional game time because of the incident.

Related: Jaguars' Ramsey admits he called A.J. Green soft 'every play'

The NFL fine schedule says a first offense fight is a fine of more than $30,000. It was the first ejection of Green’s career.

The Bengals play Sunday at Tennessee on FOX19 NOW. Kickoff is slated for 1 p.m.

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