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Another New York Giants secondary player will be forced to miss time. This time, however, the reasoning is not due to injury.
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Second-year safety Tyler Sash was suspended Tuesday for testing positive to performance enhancing drugs, according to the Newark Star-Ledger’s Mike Garafolo.
Giants safety Tyler Sash has been suspended for the first four games of the regular season for performance enhancing drugs. #nyg
— Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) July 31, 2012
With this being Sash’s first violation, he will be suspended for the first four games of the regular season. Sash will be able to participate in practice and play in preseason games.
Sash made a statement regarding his statement, via Garafolo:
“I took a prescription drug (Adderall) legally under a doctor’s care for an anxiety condition during the offseason in March of this year. The purpose was to help me with public speaking appearances,” Sash said. “I had no idea that this prescription dru...
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Giants safety Tyler Sash was suspended four games Tuesday for violation of the league's performance enhancing drug policy.
Sash, a rookie last season after being selected out of Iowa in the 2011 draft, is eligible to participate in all preseason practices and games, according to an NFL statement, and will be eligible to return to the Giants' active roster on Oct. 1, following...
New York Giants safety Tyler Sash has been suspended by the NFL for the first four games of the regular season for violating the league’s performance enhancing drug policy.
Sash says he took Adderall earlier in the offseason to deal with some depression issues he had. The only problem is that Adderall is one of the NFL’s banned substances.
Sash released the following...
Giants safety Tyler Sash said he didn't know the prescription drug Adderall was banned by the NFL, but said he's prepared to own up to the mistake and serve the four-game suspension levied by the league after his appeal was denied. "I just put something in my body that I had a prescription from my doctor for. But I am a professional and I need to handle myself in a...
The NFL announced today that New York Giants safety Tyler Sash has been suspended four games without pay for violating the league's performance-enhancing drugs policy. The second-year safety will be eligible to continue practicing with the team until the regular season gets underway, and then will be able to return on Monday, October 1st following the team’s September 30th...
The NFL suspended New York Giants safety Tyler Sash for four games without pay for violating the NFL performance enhancing drug policy.
Sash is eligible to return after the Giants' Sept. 30 game against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Sash was drafted in the fourth round last season out of Iowa.
He recorded 17 tackles last season.
Sash issued a statement that he took a prescription drug, Adderall.
It was announced on Tuesday that New York Giants safety Tyler Sash had violated the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy, resulting in a four game suspension. Sash later released a statement admitting that he received a prescription from a doctor for a drug called Adderall to treat anxiety, but in no way tried to gain an advantage on the field. After Wednesday's shortened...
New York Giants coach Tom Coughlin feels the NFL didn't use common sense in suspending safety Tyler Sash for a violation of the league's performance enhancing drug policy.
The league announced the suspension Tuesday, saying Sash would be ineligible for the first four games of the season.
Sash said he took a prescription drug (Adderall) while under a doctor's care for...
The man who without remorse will fine and punish his players for not being 5 minutes early to a team meeting is pleading with the NFL to think about what they are doing with the 4-game suspension that has been handed down to New York Giants' safety Tyler Sash. He wants Roger Goodell and his cohorts in the [...]