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Mile High Report 5 hours ago
Wes Welker suspended four games for PED use

Wes Welker suspended four games for PED use

Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker will miss the first four games of the 2014 season. Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker will be suspended the first four games of the 2014 season for violating the league's performance-enhancing drug (PED) policy, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Filed to ESPN: Broncos WR Wes Welker has been suspended four games for use of amphetamines, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 2, 2014 A positive test for any substance in the NFL's PED program results in an automatic four-game suspension, even for a first-time offense. MHR first...
Patriots Gab 5 hours ago

Former Patriots Wide Receiver Wes Welker Suspended Four Games

As of 7:00pm of September 2nd, 2014, Denver Broncos slot receiver Wes Welker has been suspended by the NFL for taking a league banned substance. Ampetamine’s turned up in a drug test of some sort following his battles with concussions early in the 2014 preseason. If you aren’t familiar with the banned drug, than take […]
Mile High Report 5 hours ago

Wes Welker suspension: Everything we know

Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker will miss the first four games of the 2014 season for testing positive for amphetamines. Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker will be suspended the first four games of the 2014 season for violating the league's performance-enhancing drug (PED) policy, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. Filed to ESPN: Broncos WR Wes Welker has been suspended four games for use of amphetamines, per sources. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 2, 2014 A positive test for any substance in the NFL's PED program results in an automatic four-game suspension,...
Mile High Report 4 hours ago

Report: Wes Welker took Molly at the Kentucky Derby

Wes Welker's four-game suspension may have come down to the receiver's use of Molly at the Kentucky Derby. The funny story about Wes Welker handing out $100 bills after the Kentucky Derby this offseason isn't so funny anymore. According to ProFootballTalk's Mike Florio, that was the day Welker violated the league's Performance Enhancing Drug (PED) policy, and Welker was guilty of taking Molly cut with amphetamines at the race. Welker will reportedly be handed down a four-game suspension from the NFL. Wes Welker just handed everyone $100. pic.twitter.com/mtU9eOMonx — Jeff Novak II...
Broncos Gab 4 hours ago

WR Wes Welker Suspended Four Games For Drug Use

In a huge blow to the Broncos just five days before their opener, wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended four games for violating the league’s performance enhancing drug policy. The report from NFL Network states that Welker reportedly took MDMA that was cut with amphetamines while at the Kentucky Derby and then tested positive […]
Mile High Report 1 hour ago
Wes Welker speaks on suspension:

Wes Welker speaks on suspension: "I'm as shocked as everyone"

Wes Welker has been suspended four games for violating the league's PED policy. Welker responded to the suspension Tuesday night in an email to the Denver Post. Wes Welker responded to his suspension Tuesday, denying the use of performance-enhancing drugs or any drugs at all. "I wouldn't have any idea where to get a Molly or what a Molly is," Welker said, in response to a report by PFT that the receiver took the recreational drug at the Kentucky Derby. "That's a joke. I don't do marijuana, I don't do drugs. I don't do any drugs." Here are Wes Welker's comments to the Denver Post in full,...
Mile High Report Sep 1, 2014
Report: Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker is back at practice

Report: Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker is back at practice

It looks like Welker is on track to play week one against the Colts According to multiple reports Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker is participating in some individual drills during today's practice, but has yet to be cleared fully to participate in game. Welker has not been cleared for contact or to play in the game on Sunday but he is able to participate in individual drills today. — Lindsay Jones (@bylindsayhjones) September 1, 2014 This is obviously good news for Welker who suffered his third concussion in less then a year during the Broncos third preseason game against the...
Mile High Report 6 hours ago
Wes Welker clears another hurdle, cleared for practice

Wes Welker clears another hurdle, cleared for practice

It appears as if WR Wes Welker will be on the field Sunday night when the Broncos face the Colts John Fox tells News Radio 850KOA that wide receiver Wes Welker has reached the stage in his post-concussion protocol where he is able to participate in practice with team. The Broncos hold a practice tomorrow, and Wes Welker will be out there. HC Fox tells @850KOA that Welker has reached the stage in the post-concussion protocol where he is cleared to practice, & will practice Wed. — Andrew Mason (@MaseDenver) September 2, 2014 This is very good news for the Broncos, and Wes Welker. The...
Pats Pulpit 5 hours ago
Former Patriot Receiver Wes Welker Suspended for Amphetamines

Former Patriot Receiver Wes Welker Suspended for Amphetamines

Let's hope for a speedy recovery. Former Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended by the league for four games for taking amphetamines, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. According to Pro Football Talk, Welker took Molly at the Kentucky Derby that had been cut with amphetamines. While it appears that Welker's usage is strictly for pleasure, there's some concerns with regards to his recent concussions. Amphetamines have historically been taken by those with concussion-like symptons to address headaches, with former Patriot linebacker Ted Johnson suffering from a terrible...
Mile High Report 3 hours ago

Replacing Wes Welker

Here's some of what you're likely to see as the Broncos offense looks to replace the production of Wes Welker. Who stepped up last season? 2013 Weeks 15-17 (Welker's injury) Routes Targets Receptions Catch % Drops Drop % Yards Y/T TD's INT's Tamme 63 8 7 87.5% 0 0.0% 60 7.5 0 0 Decker 57 10 6 60.0% 0 0.0% 109 10.9 1 0 Caldwell 9 2 2 100.0% 0 0.0% 18 9.0 1 0 D. Thomas 9 2 1 50.0% 1 50.0% 6 3.0 0 0 J. Thomas 20 3 2 66.7% 0 0.0% 33 11.0 0 0 Dreesen 2 0 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0 0 0 The Broncos move people around, that's no secret.  The two guys that ran the...
Cincy Jungle 5 hours ago

Wes Welker suspended 4 games by NFL

The Denver Broncos will be without one of their key offensive weapons for the first four games of the 2014 NFL season. Wide receiver Wes Welker will be suspended for the first four games this year after testing positive for a performance enhancing substance. Per sources, Wes Welker has been suspended for four games for violating the NFL's PED policy. It was for amphetamines. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) September 2, 2014 Welker's appeal happened two weeks ago. Parties were notified today that he lost the appeal. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) September 2, 2014 The Broncos were...
The Phinsider 3 hours ago

Denver Broncos Receiver Wes Welker Suspended Four Games For PEDs

What has the NFL taught us this offseason? Drugs are bad, mkay? Dion Jordan and Reshad Jones have another guest in the 4 game suspension clubhouse.  Denver Broncos receiver and Miami Dolphins scourge Wes Welker has been suspended for the first four games of the season.  Welker tested positive for banned amphetamines.  Profootballtalk reported that Welker took a 'Molly', which was cut with amphetamines, at the Kentucky Derby.  It was a similar situation to what happened with Dallas Cowboys defensive back Orlando Scandrick.  According to nfl.com, Welker appealed the suspension but...
Mile High Report 1 hour ago

Wes Welker suspension made official, begins Week One

Peyton Manning will officially be without his star slot receiver. Wes Welker will be suspended four games this year, but it took a long time for the NFL to formally announce it and inform the Broncos of it. NFL.com had a story on it, but oddly, that wasn't a confirmation. It just cited another NFL.com writer who cited "sources." (In a related story, Mile High Report has suspended Tim Lynch for four days for being too funny, Bronco Mike reports, according to sources.) The delay in the announcement caused confusion.  Earlier reports surmised that Welker's suspension may begin Week...

Reports: Wes Welker suspended 4 games for PED violation

Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker was suspended four games for violating the NFL's performance-enhancing drug policy on Tuesday, according to multiple reports.
It Is What It Is | WEEI 5 hours ago

Report: Wes Welker suspended 4 games for violating PED policy

Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended four games by the NFL for violating the league’s PED policy, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. According to Schefter, the violation was for amphetamines. The 33-year-old Welker, in his second season in Denver, went through the appeal process two weeks ago, according to Albert Breer of NFL […]

Reports: Former Patriot Wes Welker Suspended for PED Violation

Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended by the NFL for four games for violating the NFL’s PED policy, according to multiple media reports.

Wes Welker: ‘I would never knowingly take a substance to gain a competitive advantage’

Wes Welker issued a statement Tuesday night regarding the news that he faces a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s policy on PEDs. ‘€œI’€™m as shocked as everyone at today’€™s news,’€ he wrote in an e-mail to The Denver Post. ‘€œI want to make one thing abundantly clear: I would NEVER knowingly take a substance […]
FFToday Sep 1, 2014

Welker cleared for individual drills

Has yet to be cleared for full-contact practices On Monday, WR Wes Welker (concussion) returned to practice. He will participate in individual drills but has yet to be cleared to play in the team's season-opener Sunday night against the Colts, reports USAToday.com's Lindsay Jones. If all goes well, Welker will return to full-contact practices before he will be allowed to suit up against the Colts. The Broncos remain cautiously optimistic about those prospects. If Welker can't go, expect Emmanuel Sanders, signed this offseason, to step into his role. (CBS Sports) FF Today's...
FFToday 5 hours ago

Wes Welker suspender four games

Use of amphetamines Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker has been suspended four games for use of amphetamines, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. Welker was excused from practice Aug. 20-21 to attend his appeal hearing, sources told ESPN Senior NFL Analyst Chris Mortensen. (ESPN) FF Today's Take: Welker will have plenty of time to get through the leagues' concussion protocol. The Broncos have a bye in Week 4 so the earliest Welker could return to the field would be Week 6. Emmanuel Sanders becomes legit WR2 option and keep in mind, the Broncos used tight end...
Rotoworld 2 hours ago

Update: Wes Welker suspension starts Week 1 - Wes Welker (WR) Denver Broncos

Updating a previous item, Wes Welker's four-game suspension will start this week.

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