The brawl started after a Bengals play was whistled dead because of a false start. Houston tackled quarterback Andy Dalton after the whistle, and Whitworth confronted the lineman, going facemask to facemask.
Later in the week, Whitworth called some of the Raiders "cowards" for hitting him during an on-field skirmish.
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Also fined for actions in other games:
• Fined $21,000 were Falcons running back Mike Tolbert for a blindside block against Arizona, and Packers safety Jerron McMillian for helmet-to-helmet contact with a defenseless New York Giants player.