Packers’ Allen Lazard fined more than $10K for taunt after massive block

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Allen Lazard’s blocking and taunting skills got the champion of him.

The Packers wide receiver was slapped with a $10,690 good connected Friday for taunting during the team’s 26-20 triumph against the Dolphins connected Sunday, according to Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio.

Lazard made an epic block successful the 4th fourth – knocking down 3 Miami defenders, and afterward, pointing and counting each of them. His teammates looked astatine Lazard’s artifact arsenic captious to Green Bay’s win.

“[It was] a immense play and a immense artifact that Allen had connected that play. That’s what we do. It’s astir much than conscionable catching passes,” Packers receiver Randall Cobb said to Packers.com. “It’s astir being a implicit receiver successful this offense.”

With erstwhile prima Packers receiver Davante Adams present successful Las Vegas, Lazard is successful the midst of a breakout play with a career-high 51 receptions. 

Allen Lazard taunts Dolphins antiaircraft  players aft  his monolithic  block.Allen Lazard taunts Dolphins antiaircraft players aft his monolithic block. Screengrab
Allen Lazard #13 of the Green Bay Packers looks connected  against the Chicago Bears astatine  Soldier Field connected  December 04, 2022 successful  Chicago, Illinois.Allen Lazard received a hefty fined for taunting 3 Dolphins defenders.Getty Images

Lazard, who is successful his 5th twelvemonth with Green Bay, leads the Packers with 688 yards and 5 touchdowns.