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Raiola was fined $7,500 by the Lions two years ago for inappropriate conduct directed toward fans during a loss at home to Minnesota and has said “doing stuff with the crowd,” led to another fine from former coach Steve Mariucci.

Schwartz said fans will say anything to incite athletes, but said that’s not an excuse.

“We need to keep our composure,” he said. “The best way to do it is not acknowledge it.”