Chiefs lineman Rokevious Watkins suspended for four games

The NFL has suspended Kansas City Chiefs veteran offensive guard Rokevious Watkins for four games for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

Watkins was suspended one game last season with the St. Louis Rams for violating the NFL drug policy.

He was cut by the Rams after reporting overweight and signed by the Chiefs this year.

A 6-foot-3, 338-pounder from South Carolina,Watkins is a former Rams fifth-round draft pick and All-Southeastern Conference selection at South Carolina.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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