Latest Tank Johnson Stories

2009-04-09 11:25:00

Buffalo Bills running back Marshawn Lynch has received a three-game suspension for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy. He was arrested in California in February on gun possession charges. Lynch recently entered a guilty plea to a misdemeanor count of carrying a gun in his vehicle and was sentenced to three years probation. The NFL suspension, first reported by the Buffalo News, was handed down by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. During a Feb. 11 incident, Lynch was discovered with a...

2009-04-08 13:51:00

Defensive tackle Tank Johnson has signed a one-year contract with the Cincinnati Bengals. Last season, the five-year NFL veteran struggled when he was made a nose tackle in the Dallas Cowboys' 3-4 defensive scheme and was not re-signed. In 16 games last season in a backup role he made 22 tackles with one sack. In the 3-4, nose tackle wasn't really his thing, Bengals' defensive coordinator Mike Zimmer told The Cincinnati Enquirer. Playing in a three technique gives him greater flexibility to...

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