The NFL announced today that Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington has been suspended for the first four games of the 2013 season for violating the league’s substance abuse policy.
NFL announces four game suspension for Cardinals LB Daryl Washington for violating substance abuse policy.
— NFL: AroundTheLeague (@NFL_ATL) April 3, 2013
Washington didn’t violate the NFL’s performance enhancing drug policy. This is a different issue.
This is a huge blow to the Cards. Washington is one of the best young, up and coming backers in the NFL.