Buccaneers Could Lose Another Cornerback Due To Suspension


Originally posted on CBS Tampa:

By Kyra Hallett

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers may lose another cornerback to suspension due to use of an illegal substance.  Eric Wright is the second Bucs player in two weeks to be accused of using Adderall.  The NFL has not come out with a ruling yet, but it is looking like he will face a four-game suspension like Aqib Talib.  Fox Sports NFL insider Jay Glazer reported the story first on Sunday.

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Talib still has one week left in his suspension and is due back November 5 for Week 10 versus the San Diego Chargers.  He took full responsibility for his actions and did not appeal.

“Around the beginning of training camp, I made a mistake by taking an Adderall pill without a prescription.  This is especially regrettable because, for the past several months, with Coach Schiano’s help, I’ve worked very hard to improve myself —…

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