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According to Ralph Vacchiano of the New York Daily news, the NFL has suspended Giants wide receiver Brandon Collins four games for violating their substance abuse policy. Giants WR Brandon Collins has been suspended for the first four games of the NFL season for violating the NFL Policy for Substance Abuse. — Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) June 24, 2013 Collins apparently had some issues in college as well. Giants WR Brandon Collins has a history of issues. Was kicked off U-Texas football team in 2010 after arrest on felony charges. — Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) June 24, 2013 Collins, a first-year pro, had earned praise from coaches for his work this spring … before his suspension was made public, of course. — Ralph Vacchiano (@RVacchianoNYDN) June 24, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? The post Giants receiver Brandon Collins lands a four game suspension appeared first on Pro Football Zone.
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New York Giants free-agent wide receiver Brandon Collins has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2013 regular season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse.
The NFL announced the suspension of the first-year player on Monday.
The 24-year-old Collins will be eligible to return to the Giants' active roster on Sept. 30, the day...
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In the NFL there is one thing worse than being injured and that’s getting suspended. In the case of New York Giants wide receiver Brandon Collins a failed a drug test lands him on the shelf for the first four games of the 2013 season. The question now comes what did Collins use and how will this affect him making the Giants' 53 man roster.