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NFL Suspensions

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Stallworth suspended for season

NFL.com is reporting that Clevelend Browns WR Dante Stallworth has been suspended for the entire 2009 NFL season after pleading guilty to DUI manslaughter. Stallworth will be suspended without pay, and will not be able to participate in any team activities until he is reinstated. “Your conduct endangered yourself and others, leading to the death … Continue reading

Quick Hits – March 17

The Kansas City Chiefs have called a 5:30 p.m. ET press conference to announce a signing, but the player’s identity has not been released. Ooohhh the suspense. Those tricky Chiefs. The Kansas City Star is betting on Orlando Pace. Update: The Chiefs have announced the addition of three players: WR Bobby Engram, LB Monty Beisel and WR Terrance … Continue reading

Tank Johnson joins Cowboys practice

Suspended defenseive tackle Tank Johnson made his return to the practice field Friday–this time with the Dallas Cowboys–but won’t be eligible to play until Nov. 11, NFL.com has reported. The Cowboys picked up Johnson after he was cut by the Chicago Bears. He was unable to practice with the team during his eight-game suspension. With two games … Continue reading

Henry faces fine if suspended

ESPN.com has reported that if Denver Broncos running back Travis Henry is suspended by the league for violating the substance abuse policy, he may also lose his signing bonus. Henry signed a five-year, $22.5 million deal with the Broncos in March. His contract includes a $6 million signing bonus. According to language in the contract, … Continue reading

Tank rolls into Dallas

Free-agent defensive tackle Tank Johnson and the Dallas Cowboys have agreed to a two-year contract, reports Adam Schefter of NFL Network. The deal is said to include various incentives that could push the maximum value of the deal to $1.5 million. The Cowboys were rumored to be interested in Johnson immediatley following his release from the … Continue reading

Cowboys QB coach, Wilson, suspended

FOXSports.com has reported that Dallas Cowboys quarterbacks coach Wade Wilson has been suspended five games by the NFL for “buying and using performance-enhancing substances.” Wilson said he had been using the drugs “to improve the quality of my life” after living with diabetes. “I accept responsibility for my mistake,” Wilson was quoted on FoxSports.com. “Clearly, … Continue reading

Harrison suspended four games

ESPN has reported that Patriots safety Rodney Harrison has been suspended four games for violating the league’s policy on anabolic steroids and related substances. “I want to make it clear,” Harrison said “that never once did I take steroids. I did admit to the commissioner that I took a banned substance.” Hey, Rodney, that’s covered under … Continue reading