NFL News Rundown in June
Here what happened this past month in the NFL…
June 28 – Panthers: a salty fine for Richardson
The NFL fined former owner of Carolina Panthers Jerry Richardson $ 2.75 million following allegations that he allegedly took inappropriate sexual and racial actions in the work place.
June 28 – Jameis Winston suspended for 3 games
Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston has been suspended for three games. This is the result of a seven-month-long investigation following an Uber driver’s complaint that accused Winston of sexual harassment against her in March 2016 in Scottsdale, Arizona.
June 27 – New agreement for Danielle Hunter
The Vikings extended his contract. The details of the deal were not disclosed.
June 26 – A corpse found at Janoris Jenkins house
A corpse was found at the home of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins in New Jersey.
June 25 – Falcons sign Ron Parker
The Atlanta Falcons have signed a one-season contract to safety half Ron Parker, who has spent the past five seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs.
June 22 – Contract extension for Laken Tomlinson
Tomlinson made 15 starts at the left guard last season with the 49ers.
June 15 – David Irving again suspended
Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving was suspended for the first four games of the upcoming NFL season as he violated the league’s substance abuse policy.
June 15 – Benardrick McKinney extends contract for five years
The Texans secured Benardrick McKinney’s services for five more seasons.
June 13 – Zack Martin would become the highest paid guard
The deal would include a $ 40 million guaranteed portion, and would bridge the last year of his recruiting contract, the Associated Press said on condition of anonymity.
June 7 – Pats: 4-game suspension for Edelman
New England Patriots receiver Julian Edelman faces a four games penalty for violating the NFL’s anti-doping policy.
June 5 – Kendricks officially joins the Browns
The Cleveland Browns have signed linebacker Mychal Kendricks, who started the season with the Super Bowl champions Philadelphia Eagles.
49ers: Victor Bolden suspended for doping
San Francisco 49ers receiver Victor Bolden has been suspended for the first four games of the upcoming season for violating the NFL’s anti-doping policy.