The NFL announced Thursday that Packers TE Jace Sternberger has been suspended without pay for the first two games of the regular season for violating the NFL’s Substances of Abuse policy.
Sternberger, 24, is a former third-round pick of the Packers back in 2019. He’s currently in the third year of his four-year, $3,526,524 rookie contract including a $1,006,524 signing bonus.
Sternberger opened his rookie season on injured reserve before being designated to return in December.
In 2020, Jace Sternberger appeared in 12 games for the Packers and caught 12 passes for 114 yards receiving and one touchdown.