Bills P Matt Araiza Won’t Play In Preseason Game vs Panthers Amid Rape Allegations

On Thursday, news broke that Buffalo Bills punter Matt Araiza was accused of raping a 17-year-old girl, along with two San Diego State football players.

The Buffalo Bills came under-fire after it was reported that they knew about Araiza’s disturbing lawsuit but still stuck by him and cut the punter that he was competing with.

Ahead of the team’s third preseason game against the Carolina Panthers, the Bills announced that Araiza won’t play despite traveling with the team to Carolina:

In addition, Joe Buscaglia reports that Araiza isn’t even in team-issued gear when he arrived at the stadium:

It sure sounds like the Bills will make a decision on Araiza’s future soon.