NS New Orleans Saints now officially know the length of Deonte Harris‘suspension will be. In Monday, NFL announced that the Saints’ wide receiver will be suspended for three games after being arrested for a DUI in July. Harris appeal first suspended three games last month, but did so unsuccessfully.
In the 11 games he has played this season, Harris has made 31 career-high passes for 523 yards and three touchdowns. He caught four passes in 96 yards and a touchdown last Thursday in the loss Dallas Cowboys. The return specialist won All-Pro and Pro Bowl titles in his rookie season in 2019 after he returned 36 pitches for 338 yards and a touchdown, along with 24 return ball for 644 yards. This year, Harris has had more time as a true fallback, but now won’t be active until Week 17.
Every NFL.com: “According to the NFL’s policy and program for abusive substances, without aggravating circumstances, the discipline for a first offense of the DUI is a three-game non-pay suspension. second or next violation eight games”. Harris was sentenced to one year of supervised probation after pleading not guilty to driving under the influence.
5-7 Saints are on a five-game losing streak and are quickly falling behind in the NFC playoff race. They travel to New York to perform Jet plane this Sunday.
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https://www.cbssports.com/nfl/news/saints-deonte-harris-suspended-three-games-by-nfl-for-july-dui-arrest/ Saints’ Deonte Harris gets three games suspended by NFL for DUI arrest in July