James Harrison caught the attention of the NFL and the ire of Cleveland Browns fans with a pair of wicked hits in which he led with with his helmet.
Harrison is known as one of the most punishing hitters in the league and makes no secret about the fact that he wants to hurt people but not injure them.
However, injuries are sometimes the by-product when you come at the people with an intent to hurt them. And the NFL thought there was something to those hits by fining Harrison $75,000.
While we're on the subject of hitting, we might as well give you this video sideshow.
Here are 25 of the dirtiest hits we've seen in sports.