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Sensabaugh Fined for Tackle

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    Running back Carnell Williams #24 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is tackled by linebacker Keith Brooking #51, safety Gerald Sensabaugh #43 and nose tackle Jay Ratliff #90 of the Dallas Cowboys.

    The NFL fined Cowboys safety Gerald Sensabaugh for a horse collar tackle he made in Sunday's game in Tampa.

    Sensabaugh will fork over $5,000 for the tackle on Carnell Williams in the second quarter of Sunday's game.

    The Star-Telegram reports Sensabaugh will appeal the decision. "I grabbed the back of the guy's jersey," Sensabaugh said.

    The horse collar tackle was a signature tackle for former Cowboys player Roy Williams. The NFL banned the tackle in the 2005 season.