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Nate Burleson Fined For Facemask

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TAMPA, FL - SEPTEMBER 11:  Wide receiver Nate Burleson #13 of the Detroit Lions dives toward the endzone during the season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium September 11, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

TAMPA, FL – SEPTEMBER 11: Wide receiver Nate Burleson #13 of the Detroit Lions dives toward the endzone during the season opener against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Raymond James Stadium September 11, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

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The Lions Nate Burleson joined Valenti and Foster earlier today on the Ticket. Burleson admits he received a fine from the NFL today for $7,500 for an inadvertent face mask Sunday against the Saints. Burleson says this is not highschool and that the players have to use more restraint.

Lions did practice today without 4 starters, Kevin Smith, Louis Delmas, Chris Houston and Nick Fairley who was spotted in a walking boot today.

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