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The NFL announced Monday that they’ve suspended Raiders WR Michael Crabtree and Broncos CB Aqib Talib two games each for violations of unsportsmanlike conduct and unnecessary roughness rules during Sunday’s game.
Michael Crabtree & Aqib Talib suspended 2 games each for violations of unsportsmanlike conduct & unnecessary roughness rules pic.twitter.com/PzbWuvXD5I
— Michael Signora (@NFLfootballinfo) November 28, 2017
This really hurts the Raiders, who could now be without both of their top-two receivers for Week 13 and 14, depending on how Amari Cooper recovers from his concussion and sprained ankle.
Denver may have to add some cornerback depth in the coming days, as they’re currently limited at the position.
We’ll have more regarding the appeals for both players as the news is available.