According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Vikings fullback Jerome Felton has been suspended for the first three games of the NFL season for violating the league’s substance abuse policy.
Minnesota's Jerome Felton has been suspended the first three games for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 26, 2013
The suspensions is due to prior DWI incidents.
Why was Jerome Felton suspended 3 games? Stems from his DWI last June (which was reduced to reckless driving). Also had one four years ago
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 26, 2013
It will be interesting to see how running back Adrian Peterson plays without Felton in front of him.