Jerome Simpson facing possession charges in Minnesota

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has a Nov. 3 arraignment for a misdemeanor marijuana charge of possession, driving with an open bottle and violating license restrictions.

Simpson is currently suspended.

He was pulled over on July 7.

Simpson is serving a three-game suspension for his drunk driving arrest last November in Minneapolis.

Simpson pleaded guilty to lesser charges of reckless driving on Jan. 2 but was still suspended by the NFL. It was his second suspension in three years with the Vikings, following a three-game ban in 2012 stemming from a marijuana-related arrest in Kentucky in 2011.

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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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