The National Football League has suspended Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict for four games for violating the league’s performance-enhancing drug policy, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Enquirer.The person spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the situation.
The most recent came when former Texans tackle Duane Brown was hit with a 10-game suspension in 2016. He appealed and won due to eating contaminated meat while on a bye week vacation in Mexico.
Outside of that, 51 players have been suspended for PEDs over the last three seasons.
So, there’s minimal precedent to suggest Burfict would win the appeal.
The Big Apple is about to receive a new star – but who that player will ultimately be is still a mystery after the New York Jets moved up to the No. 3 overall pick in a Saturday trade with the Indianapolis Colts. The move is likely to be for a quarterback, though options like Saquon Barkley are possible. However, with two teams still picking above them, the Jets will have to wait for both the Cleveland Browns ‘ and the New York Giants ‘ selection before finding out who will be the new face of their franchise.
Former Chadron State and North Platte star Danny Woodhead announced his retirement from the NFL late Friday night on Instagram.
Woodhead finished his professional career with 517 rushes for 2,238 yards and 15 touchdowns for four teams. He also had 300 receptions for 2,698 yards and 17 touchdowns.
Sessions fired McCabe as an outgrowth of an investigation by Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz, who is examining the FBI’s handling of its probe of former secretary of state Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server. In the course of that broad review, Horowitz’s investigators found that McCabe had authorized two FBI officials to speak to the media about an ongoing criminal probe and then — in the investigators’ view — misled them about it.