Despite denying using performance-enhancing drugs in February, Mariners catcher and designated hitter Jesus Montero will not appeal a 50-game suspension being handed down by Major League Baseball for steroid use.
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports says Major League Baseball has started to interview players connected to the Biogenesis PED scandal. Heyman also reports investigators feel it’s likely some suspensions will be issued.
The Seahawks were thrown back into the headlines for the wrong reasons when defensive end Bruce Irvin was suspended earlier this month for using a banned substance. Irvin, Seattle’s first-round draft pick in 2012, will miss the first four games of the regular season.
The Seahawks won’t have a significant defensive weapon for the first four games of the 2013 season thanks to a suspension issued to Bruce Irvin by the NFL. Irvin has been suspended without pay for violating the league’s policy on performance enhancing drugs.
Lance Armstrong apparently made the confession to Oprah Winfrey during an interview taped Monday, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. Winfrey is expected on CBS This Morning on Tuesday, January 15, to discuss her interview with Armstrong.
Rookie safety Winston Guy has been reinstated from the suspended list by the Seattle Seahawks after missing the past four games for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances.
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner has dropped the appeal of his suspension for using performance-enhancing substances and will miss the final four games of the regular season.
Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll says he cannot comment on the possibility of his starting cornerbacks, Richard Sherman and Brandon Browner, facing a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs.