The NFL announced Tuesday that Colts veteran LB D’Qwell Jackson has been suspended four games for violating league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances.
This means that the Colts will be without Jackson for the remainder of the regular season but he could be back in time for the playoffs of they’re able to secure a spot.
Jackson, 33, is a former second-round pick of the Browns back in 2006. He spent seven years in Cleveland before he released in February of 2014.
The Colts later signed Jackson to a four-year, $22 million contract that included $11 million guaranteed. He stands to make base salaries of $5.75 million and $5 million over the final two years of the agreement.
In 2016, Jackson has appeared in 12 games for the Colts and recorded 78 tackles, one sack, two fumble recoveries and three pass defenses.