Why Tom Brady will be out for four weeks with torn ACL
The Patriots have suspended quarterback Tom Brady indefinitely for the fourth consecutive game for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing drugs.
Brady was the second player to be suspended by the NFL for using performance-based performance-medicine.
He was fined $2 million for using PEDs during the 2013 season.
Tom Brady is scheduled to be out of action for four games.
[AP Photo/Bill Streicher]The Patriots are expected to start Brady on Sunday against the Raiders in Foxborough, Massachusetts, and he will be replaced by rookie rookie backup quarterback Logan Thomas.
The Patriots had said they would start Brady at quarterback in Week 1.
The league has been trying to prevent players from using Peds since 2014.
In August, former Saints quarterback Drew Brees said he was suspended for two games and fined $3 million for PED use.