Kansas City running back Larry Johnson was suspended for Week 10 of the NFL season by commissioner Roger Goodell for violating the league's...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City running back Larry Johnson was suspended for Week 10 of the NFL season by commissioner Roger Goodell for violating the league’s personal conduct policy.
Johnson already was deactivated the last two weeks by Kansas City and also won’t play Sunday against Tampa Bay. He will miss the Chiefs’ game at San Diego next weekend under the NFL’s suspension.
Johnson is not permitted on the team’s premises until Nov. 10. The suspension will cost him about $147,000, or one game check.
The league didn’t elaborate on how it decided on an appropriate penalty for Johnson other than to say in a statement announcing the suspension that “Johnson has previously violated the NFL personal conduct policy and has since been involved in multiple incidents in which law enforcement was required to intervene.”
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