Ricky Williams lost his appeal of a fourth violation of the NFL substance abuse policy and will be suspended for at least the entire 2006 season
It doesn't come as any big shock, since it would have been a major upset for anyone to win an appeal, much less someone who's already a 3-time loser of the whiz test, although they still haven't said what he tested positive for.
It's not a disaster for Miami as long as Ronnie Brown stays on the field. If not, all bets are off.
You wanted the best, you got... Out of Context Quote of the Week.
"I know, I know you are saying "sure there was some bad calls, but Jake Gyllenhaal obviously dropped too many easy catches and Ang Lee had some horrible clock management at the end of each half!"" (krakken2000)
Oh, but this year, Ricky's not the only one getting in on the action. Except not only has Onterrio Smith been told he won't be reinstated in June, but he's gotten a hearty Vince-style YOUUUU'RE FIIIIRED. (sports.espn.go.com) And that is why he was a fourth-round pick.
Great trade for Cleveland. TRich is solid but not spectacular. Nowadays, you can find a RB anywhere. Getting another #1 next year was a coup for Cleveland. They were not making the playoffs with TRich and now they can reload for the future.