CFL fines DB Najee Murray for high hit, REC Markeith Ambles for blindside block

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The CFL administered two player fines following Week 9, both of which relate to dangerous hits.

Montreal Alouettes’ defensive back Najee Murray was fined for a high hit on Hamilton Tiger-Cats’ quarterback Jeremiah Masoli.

Calgary Stampeders’ wide receiver Markeith Ambles was fined for a blindside block on Saskatchewan Roughriders’ defensive back Godfrey Onyeka.

As per league policy, the amounts of the player fines were not disclosed.

Week 10 of the CFL season kicks off on Wednesday with the Ottawa Redblacks visiting the Toronto Argonauts for a 7:30 p.m. ET kickoff at BMO Field.