Packers DT Mike Pennel suspended for violating drug policy

Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Mike Pennel has been suspended without pay for the first four games this season for violating the NFL substance abuse policy. Pennel is a backup. Pennel played in every game last season. He recorded 25 tackles and a sack. Pennel hasn't lived up to his billing. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.  
Aaron Wilson
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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