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Von Miller suspended six games

By: KKTV Sports Email
By: KKTV Sports Email

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller has been suspended six games by the NFL for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

The NFLPA released the following statement on behalf of Von Miller:

"The Substances of Abuse policy requires everyone to comply with the rules. Although my suspension doesn’t result from a positive test, there is no excuse for my violations of the rules. I made mistakes and my suspension has hurt my team, Broncos fans, and myself. I am especially sorry for the effect of my bad decisions on others. I will not make the same mistakes about adhering to the policy in the future. During my time off the field, I will work tirelessly and focus exclusively on remaining in peak shape. I look forward to contributing immediately upon my return to the field and bringing a championship back to the people of Denver.”

Stay tuned to www.kktv.com as well as Ch. 11 for the latest updates with Von Miller's suspension.


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