The NFL released a statement Monday suspending Minnesota Vikings FB Jerome Felton for three games:
STATEMENT BY AN NFL SPOKESPERSON:
Jerome Felton of the Minnesota Vikings has been suspended without pay for the first three games of the 2013 regular season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse.
Felton will be eligible to return to the Vikings’ active roster on Monday, September 23 following the team’sSeptember 22 game against the Cleveland Browns.
Felton is eligible to participate in the final week of preseason, including Thursday’s game. His suspension starts on Saturday, August 31.