Ndamukong Suh Wins Appeal Of NFL Suspension – Video
Ndamukong Suh Wins Appeal Of NFL Suspension
Ndamukong Suh Wins Appeal Of NFL Suspension For Stepping On Aaron Rogers.
Detroit Lions Defensive Tackle Ndamukong Suh won his appeal of the NFL suspension that would have kept him out of Sunday’s Wild Card Game against the Dallas Cowboys, and for stepping on Green Bay Packers QB Aaron Rogers. Here’s the press release from the National Football League:
ONE-GAME SUSPENSION FOR NDAMUKONG SUH
REDUCED TO $70,000 FINE ON APPEAL
Ted Cottrell, the hearing officer in the appeal of Ndamukong Suh of the Detroit Lions of his one-game suspension, has reduced the discipline to a $70,000 fine.
Cottrell is jointly appointed and compensated by the NFL and NFL Players Association to hear and decide appeals for on-field player discipline.
Suh was suspended on Monday for one game without pay by NFL Vice President of Football Operations Merton Hanks for violating safety-related playing rules prohibiting unnecessary roughness.
Suh is now eligible to play in Detroit’s Wild Card playoff game on Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys.