Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Hall-of-Fame bound quarterback Tom Brady has been fined $16,444 for unnecessary roughness after he tried to trip Dallas Cowboys safety Malik Hooper by sliding into his legs on January 16.
#Bucs QB Tom Brady was fined $16,444 for unnecessary roughness for trying to trip #Cowboys S Malik Hooker on Monday night and C Ryan Jensen was fined $8,333.33 for unnecessary roughness on the same play.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) January 21, 2023
Hooker had recovered a fumble from Tampa Bay wide receiver Chris Goodwin in the third quarter and was heading upfield when Tampa Bay wide receiver Julio Jones tackled him as Brady attempted to take Hooker’s legs out from under him. The Buccaneers ultimately lost the game, 31-14, marking the end of the