Arizona Cardinals star wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins is being suspended six games for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing drugs, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
This suspension provides more insight into Cardinals' draft-day deal for wide receivers Marquise Brown.
Wide receivers were also lost by the Cardinals Christian KirkWhen he signed a $42 million, four-year contract with The, he was given free agency Jacksonville Jaguars.
Hopkins, who was a three-time All-Pro first team selection and five times Pro Bowl selection, was not available for the Cardinals at December's end and in their playoff game last season due to a knee injury. His career lows were 10 games, 572 receiving yards, and 42 catches. He did however catch eight touchdowns.
Since acquiring him from the Cardinals, he has played in two seasons with them. Houston TexansHopkins currently has 157 receptions totalling 1,979 yards and 14 touchdowns in 2020.