The Giants announced Friday that S Will Hill has lost his appeal and will be suspended for six games for violating the NFL Policy for Substances of Abuse.
Hill is, however, eligible to participate in all offseason and preseason practices and games, but he won’t be able to play until mid-October .
Hill, 24, has now been suspended three times in as many years, and there has been talk that he could be done in New York.
He’s entering the final year of his rookie contract will be a restricted free agent next year. He has a $570,000 base salary for the upcoming season.
Last year, Hill appeared in 12 games and totaled 77 tackles, two interceptions, two forced fumbles and a recover for the Giants.