The NFL fined Cowboys defensive lineman Ben Bass $15,750, according to a league source. Bass had a horse-collar tackle on Bengals quarterback Josh Johnson in the fourth quarter of Saturday's exhibition game. Bass was penalized 15 yards on the play.
Earlier this preseason, the league fined cornerback Micah Pellerin $15,750 for an unnecesasry roughness penalty against the Cardinals on Aug. 17. Pellerin will not have to pay the fine if he does not make an NFL roster this season.
-- Charean Williams