KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 25: DeAngelo Williams #34 of the Pittsburgh Steelers avoids the tackle of Derrick Johnson #56 of the Kansas City Chiefs at Arrowhead Stadium during the third quarter of the game on October 25, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Peter Aiken/Getty Images)

Two Steelers teammates were fined, showing yet again the NFL has lost its mind


First, it was Cameron Heyward, who was hit wit a ridiculous fine for writing on his eye black. Now it's teammates DeAngelo Williams and William Gay who have been fined for equally ludicrous issues:

Williams had the message "We will find a cure" written on his eye black and got hit with a fine:

Here's a close up, via USA Today:

Photo via USA Today

Photo via USA Today

His teammate, William Gay, got hit with a fine as well:


PITTSBURGH, PA - OCTOBER 18:  Larry Fitzgerald #11 of the Arizona Cardinals catches a pass in front of William Gay #22 of the Pittsburgh Steelers during the 1st quarter of the game at Heinz Field on October 18, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

(Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

So Gay got clearance from the league when he played for the Vikings, but since purple isn't in Pittsburgh's colors, he got a fine.

Doesn't the NFL have better things to worry about, like Tom Brady and whether he was deflating footballs (sarcasm). This is getting ridiculous.