- Around the NFL Writer
- Published: Sept. 27, 2019 at 09:24 a.m.
- Updated: Sept. 27, 2019 at 01:35 p.m.
Philadelphia Eaglesdefensive endDerek Barnettwasn’t ejected for a devastating hit that injuredPackersrunning backJamaal Williamson Thursday night inthe 34-27 victoryover theGreen Bay Packers. Neither will he miss next week’s tilt.
NFL Network’s Tom Pelissero reports that Barnett won’t be suspended for the hit, per a source informed of the situation.
Barnett’s hit will be reviewed under standard disciplinary process for possible fine, Pelissero added.
The pass rusher should probably expect to receive a FedEx envelope with a fine for drilling Williams in the head after several teammates already had the running back stood up. Barnett was penalized 15 yards for unnecessary roughness on the play.