FOXBOROUGH, MA (WBZ-AM) – As the New England Patriots get ready to start their season there's a chance one of their highest profile players could be sitting some of that season out.
New England Patriots Wide Receiver Julian Edelman faces a four-game suspension for reportedly violating the NFL's performance enhancing substances policy.
ESPN's Adam Schefter and Field Yates reports that league sources tell them that the suspension comes as Edelman violated the leagues performance performance enhancing substances policy.
It was not clear nor additional information just yet on what substance was involved.
Schefter reports that Edelman is appealing the suspension.
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