Found July 16, 2013 on Football Nation:
The Denver Broncos suspended pro personnel director Tom Heckert one month without pay and player personnel director Matt Russell indefinitely without pay for their DUI arrests this offseason. Russell’s punishment was more severe because of his BAC level and behavior at the time of his arrest. His BAC test indicated he was three times over the legal limit for the state of Colorado. He also hit two vehicles, injuring an officer, according to SportsIllustrated.com.Hecket’s DUI arrest was more traditional. His BAC was twice the legal limit, and he committed no other crimes according to RotoWorld.com.Initially, the Broncos organization did nothing publicly about Hecket’s DUI that occurred on June 11th. The team notified the league office, but no punishment ensued.Then after Russell’s arrest on July 6th, many claimed the organization had failed to be accountable for their actions. Ex-Bronco player Tom Nalen even went as far as to call the front office of the team “cowards.”Thus, to avoid ...
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