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    Fines And Draft Penalty Issued To Giants For Week 14 Radio Issues

    The NFL finally announced the consequences for the New York Giants' illegal use of walkie-talkies during their game against the . Surprisingly, it will cost them more than just money.

    Ben McAdoo, Giants

    Fines were already expected and the Giants will pay $150,000 for the violation. Ben McAdoo is being personally fined $50,000 for the infraction.

    More painful to the team and coach, though, will be a in the . The Giants' fourth-round pick will now move to either the end of the round, after , or a maximum of 12 spots from their regular position.

    In last year's draft there were nine compensatory picks awarded, so that does leaves plenty of room for moment. Some will argue that this is no big deal; teams down all the time. But with how much NFL team covet their draft picks, any loss of value is undesirable.

    Given these light ,  we can infer that the NFL does not believe the Giants' were tapped into the Cowboys' radio signal. There was talk that the Giants may have known the Cowboys play-calls in advance from radio hijacking, but the NFL would've come down much harder on such blatant cheating.

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    Jess Haynie
    Jess Haynie
    Cowboys fan since 1992, blogger since 2011. Bringing you the objectivity of an outside perspective with the passion of a die-hard fan. I love to talk to my readers, so please comment on any article and I'll be sure to respond!

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