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Brandon Marshall receives $10,500 fine for green cleats

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By Ross Jones, Brandon Marshall’s green cleats have finally cost him. After a week of creating headlines to promote Mental Health Awareness week, Marshall was fined $10,500 by the NFL for violating the league’s uniform and equipment rules. He tweeted a picture of the letter he received along with a message:

Marshall, who was diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, decided to wear the cleats to promote Mental Health Awareness week. He also said last week that he would match the fine with an equal contribution to charity. Questions? Comments? Send them to and we might respond in our weekly mailbag!

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