LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — The NFL has hit Las Vegas Raiders Coach Jon Gruden with a $100K fine for not wearing a mask during Monday night’s game in Las Vegas, according to multiple media reports.
Gruden admitted that he was not wearing a mask for the entire game during a press conference after the game, which the Las Vegas Raiders won against the New Orleans Saints.
Gruden also admitted during the press conference last night that he had been a victim of the novel coronavirus.
The team was also fined $250K.
Fines so far for violating the rules of face coverings:— Tom Pelissero (@TomPelissero) September 22, 2020
Broncos, 49ers, Seahawks, Saints, Raiders $250,000 each
Vic Fangio, Kyle Shanahan, Pete Carroll, Sean Payton, Jon Gruden $100,000 each
Week 1 was warnings. Week 2 was fines. Week 3 ... we'll see. https://t.co/f3yoY4j4we
According to the NFL, they have doled out $1.75 million in total fines for Week 2 violations related to wearing face coverings in the bench area.
Other coaches and teams fined reportedly includes coaches Sean Payton, Vic Fangio, Klye Shanahan and Vic Fangio. Teams fined include Broncos, 49ers, Seahawks and Saints.