Sport Brian Cushing suspended 10 games for PEDs

00:50  14 september  2017
00:50  14 september  2017 Source:   texanswire.usatoday.com

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The NFL has suspended Texans linebacker Brian Cushing 10 games for violating the NFL’s performance enhancing drug policy. He can return to the active roster on Nov. 28, the day after Houston’s game against the Ravens. Cushing was suspended for four games for violating the PED

" Brian Cushing regretfully announces he has been suspended for 10 games commencing on September 13, 2017. This is the second career PED suspension for Cushing , who served four games to open the 2010 season.

Nov 22, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing (56) celebrates a tackle against the New York Jets during the second half of a game at NRG Stadium. Houston won 24-17. © Ray Carlin-USA TODAY Sports Nov 22, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; Houston Texans inside linebacker Brian Cushing (56) celebrates a tackle against the New York Jets during the second half of a game at NRG Stadium. Houston won 24-17. Houston Texans linebacker Brian Cushing was already out for this week's game in Cincinnati with a concussion. Now the veteran will get an extended break from football. Per Adam Schefter from ESPN and numerous other sources, Cushing has been suspended for 10 games for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancing drugs, or PEDs.

Cushing missed the first four games of the 2010 season while serving a suspension for the same offense.

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