Saints linebacker Lawrence Wilson was suspended one game and fined the equivalent of two game checks for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. Wilson signed with the Saints in March and was a sixth-round draft pick with Carolina in 2011 but spent most of last season on the practice squad. Wilson will miss the Sept. 9 game against the Redskins.
NEW ORLEANS- The hits just keep on raining down in the Big Easy. New Orleans Saints linebacker Lawrence Wilson has been suspended for one game and fined a total of two game paychecks for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy.
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A week ago, former Huskies linebacker Lawrence Wilson was arrested for speeding and possessing marijuana. The 2011 sixth-round pick of the Carolina Panthers had failed to make the team out of training camp but had landed on their practice squad.
The Panthers were coming off home loss to the Vikings before heading into their bye week. Before head coach Ron Rivera gave his players...
Carolina Panthers practice squad linebacker Lawrence Wilson has been released from the team after being cited for speeding and marijuana possession during Carolina's bye week.
Panthers practice squad linebacker Lawrence Wilson has been released from the team after being cited for speeding and marijuana possession during Carolina's bye week.
November 08, 2011
The Panthers made a flurry of moves Tuesday, activating rookie cornerback Brandon Hogan and cutting another rookie a week after he was charged with possession of marijuana.
Lawrence Wilson, a practice-squad linebacker drafted in the sixth round, had hoped the misdemeanor pot charge would not lead to his release.
But Panthers general manager Marty Hurney said: “Obviously, the incident...
Panthers rookie linebacker Lawrence Wilson, cited last week for speeding and possession of marijuana, said he made “stupid mistake” last week and hopes to learn from it.
Wilson was cited Wednesday after being pulled over on I-85 near Salisbury for doing 76 mph in a 65-mph zone. Rowan County sheriff's deputies said they found 11 grams of pot in Wilson's car.
It's been a tough year for former Huskies trying to make it as NFL rookies. Two weeks ago, the Chargers cut Jordan Todman, their 2011 sixth-round pick, and Wednesday, Lawrence Wilson, a practice squad player with the Carolina Panthers, was arrested for speeding and possession of marijuana.
The Panthers, 2-4, had given the players extra time off because of the bye week. Before...
Former UConn Huskies linebacker and current member of the Carolina Panthers practice squad, Lawrence Wilson, was arrested on Wednesday afternoon for speeding and possession of marijuana.
According to the Salisbury Post, Wilson was doing 76 MPH in a 65 MPH zone. After being pulled over, the officer smelled an odor of marijuana on Wilson which was enough probable cause to search the...
Panthers rookie linebacker Lawrence Wilson was arrested for speeding and possession of marijuana in Rowan County on Wednesday after leaving Charlotte for a break during the team's bye week.
Sheriff's deputies found 11 grams of pot in Wilson's car after stopping him around 4:20 p.m. for going 76 mph in a 65-mph zone on I-85 North, a sheriff's department spokesman said...