Found April 03, 2013 on Low Brow Sports:
According to Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com, the Arizona Cardinals took a big blow when inside linebacker Daryl Washington was suspended by the NFL for violating the Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. A day after the franchise had received a huge boost by acquiring Carson Palmer; they lose perhaps their best linebacker for the first four games of the 2013 season. Rosenthal writes: ‘Washington is coming off a breakout season. Few linebackers possess his versatility. It’s an early blow to new coach Bruce Arians.’ He released the following statement via NFL.com: “I was always taught that when you make a mistake, you admit it, learn from it and face whatever consequences there are. I take full responsibility and I understand that I let down my teammates, the organization and fans. I apologize for that and promise that no one will work harder to make up for it,”
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