BREAKING: Patriots WR Julian Edelman Facing Four Game Suspension For violating the NFL’s PED Policy

The bizarre Patriots offseason continues..

According to ESPN’s Field Yates, Julian Edelman will be suspended the for the first four games of the 2018-19 NFL season due to a violation of the league’s performance enhancing substance policy:

The New England Patriots WR has been working hard to return from a torn ACL he suffered during the 2017 preseason and had been active during the team’s offseason workouts.


If he were suspended for four games, Edelman would forfeit $470,588.20 in base salary. The Patriots first four games are against Houston, at Jacksonville, at Detroit and home for Miami.