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Browns' Johnny Manziel fined $12,000 by NFL for flipping bird Published: August 22, 2014

Johnny Manziel's parting gift for losing out on the Cleveland Browns' starting quarterback job? How about a $12,000 fine.

That's how much the NFL fined Manziel for being caught making an obscene gesture toward the Washington Redskins sideline Monday night, a person with knowledge of the fine told USA TODAY Sports on Friday.

The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the fine hadn't been announced.

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