La'el Collins appeals 5-game suspension by NFL

Sep 11, 2021

Per @JasonLaCanfora: Dallas Cowboys starting tackle La'el Collins was surprised by the five-game suspension the NFL handed down last week and continues to fight for further appeal along with agent Peter Schaffer.

The NFL, in its decision to suspend Collins, came to the conclusion that those seven failures constituted grounds for a suspension, with Schaffer now challenging that in further appeal. On some occasions, the testing dates that Collins missed were on days when the Cowboys had sent players home due to a COVID-related situation, and there were mitigating circumstances.

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