Texans LB Brian Cushing suspended 10 games for second PED offense

Brian Cushing

Brian Cushing

This is Cushing's second suspension for performance enhancing drugs.

"Brian Cushing of the Houston Texans has been suspended without pay for the team's next 10 games for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances", the league wrote in a statement. The NFL announced that it has suspended the Texans' linebacker for 10 games.

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Cushing previously was suspended four games in 2010 for testing positive for HCG, a fertility drug that was on the NFL's banned substances list.

Cushing, who was drafted by the Texans with the 15th pick in the 2009 draft, was already scheduled to miss Thursday's game with the Bengals due to a concussion.

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They were without Watt for almost all of the 2016 season, but still got to the divisional round, and played the eventual Super Bowl champion New England Patriots tough for a half. Not only is the team recovering from the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and a blowout loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 1, but they must now also deal with losing one of their best defensive players in linebacker Brian Cushing.

However, much of the problem was that the Texans got nothing out their offense, which is sorely missing the final National Football League holdout, left tackle Duane Brown.

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