Hill has been suspended one game for a violation of the NFL's substance abuse policy, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports. Hill suffered a torn ACL in the opening days of training camp, effectively ending his season before it could kick off. The current suspension likely stems from a citation for marijuana paraphernalia possession in late July, but in any case, he'll have to serve the one-game ban once he's healthy enough to take the field.
Panthers wide receiver Stephen Hill , who tore his ACL on Saturday, cleared waivers Tuesday and will be placed on the team's injured reserve, per ESPN. Hill, who spent 2014 on Carolina's practice squad, will not count against the team's 90-man roster.
Panthers wide receiver Stephen Hill was waived/injured, the team announced Sunday. Hill had to carted off the practice field Saturday after sustaining a torn ACL in his right knee. The team signed wide receiver Paul Browning on Sunday as a replacement.
Panthers wide receiver Stephen Hill had to carted off the practice field Saturday after sustaining a right knee injury, reports the Associated Press. Hill spent the 2014 season on the practice squad.
Panthers wide receiver Stephen Hill was cited Tuesday for possession of drug paraphernalia after a traffic stop in Concord, N.C., per the Charlotte Observer. He was also cited for failure to wear a seatbelt. The team has yet to comment on the situation with Hill, who has had a disappointing career. He did not play last season for Carolina after two poor years with the Jets.
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