The Philadelphia Eagles will be forced to play their next 10 games without starting right tackle Lane Johnson. According to the team, his 10-game suspension has been upheld. He’ll be eligible to return in Week 16.
Lane Johnson has been suspended 10 games for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances. pic.twitter.com/WavoiSsgpx
— Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) October 11, 2016
Johnson’s counsel says it will consider taking further legal action after reviewing the decision further.
Here is a statement from Lane Johnson's outside counsel on the NFL's decision … pic.twitter.com/pvpZLlYoRb
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) October 11, 2016