Jeremy Zuttah

NFL report: Austin Seferian-Jenkins suspended two games in aftermath of DUI case

NFL report: Austin Seferian-Jenkins suspended two games in aftermath of DUI case

The NFL has suspended New York Jets tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins without pay for the first two games of the season for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

Seferian-Jenkins was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in Florida last September while he was a member of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The tight end was cut by the Buccaneers a few days later and claimed off waivers by the Jets.

Seferian-Jenkins pleaded no contest last month to a reduced charge of reckless driving. He had originally pleaded not guilty to a DUI charge.

Seferian-Jenkins is allowed to participate in all off-season and preseason practices and...

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