Daryl Washington wants suspension reduces, odds aren't good

Arizona Cardinals inside linebacker Daryl Washington is headed to the league office in New York on Monday.

It's an effort to try to cut down or lift his four-game suspension for violating the NFL substance-abuse policy.

The odds of him being successful are low, though, and Washington isn't scheduled to meet with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, he told FOX Sports Arizona.

Washington also had a court appearance Tuesday where his suspicion of aggravated assault case was continued until October.

Washington is a talented player, but he obviously needs to address these off-field issues to be as successful as he could be and reach his full potential.

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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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