The following statement was issued by an NFL Spokesperson today (August 1):
STATEMENT BY AN NFL SPOKESPERSON:
DeMarcus Love of the Minnesota Vikings has been suspended without pay for the team’s first four games of the 2013 regular season for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances.
Love will be eligible to return to the Vikings’ active roster on Monday, September 30 following the team’s September 29game against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Love is eligible to participate in all preseason practices and games.