FRISCO (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman David Irving has been suspended for the first four games of the 2018 regular season for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy, according to a league spokesperson.
Irving will be allowed to participate in all offseason and preseason practices and games.READ MORE: DFW Nonprofits To Start Holiday Drives Early Due To Supply Chain Concerns
He will be eligible to return to the team’s active roster on Monday, October 1 after the Cowboys’ game against the Detroit Lions.READ MORE: Arlington Police Officer Shoots, Kills Suspect Who Allegedly 'Drove Directly Towards Officer'
The defensive lineman was suspended last June for the first four games of the 2017 regular season for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy.MORE NEWS: Small Plane Overturns At Dallas Executive Airport
Dallas will open up its regular season on September 9 against the Carolina Panthers.