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Buccaneers' Dashon Goldson suspended one game after another illegal hit
Buccaneers' Dashon Goldson suspended one game after another illegal hit

Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson was suspended for one game for flagrant and repeat violations of NFL safety rules prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of defenseless players. Goldson was penalized for unnecessary roughness in the second quarter of Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints for making direct, helmet-to-helmet contact with a defenseless receiver, Darren Sproles. The suspension was imposed Monday by Merton Hanks, the NFL's vice president of football operations. Goldson can't practice this week nor play Sunday against New England. He can return to football activities with the team next Monday. The violation was Goldson's fifth for...

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