Lane Johnson RUMORS & NEWS

  • NFL files motion in federal court to dismiss Lane Johnson lawsuit

    Sportsnaut "Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson was suspended 10 games this past season for violating the NFL’s policy on performance enhancing drugs. Johnson decided that he didn’t want to take the suspension and loss of money without a fight. He first filed a complaint against the NFLPA..." January 25

  • NFL, NFLPA have no comment on Lane Johnson lawsuit

    Pro Football Talk "To no surprise, the NFL and the NFL Players Association have no comment on the federal lawsuit filed by Eagles tackle Lane Johnson. However, both eventually will have plenty to say. Once they are served with the appropriate paperwork, the clock will tick on their deadline for responding. While..." January 07

  • Lane Johnson Files Suit Against NFL, NFLPA

    Pro Football Rumors "Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson continues to contest the 10-game suspension the NFL handed him back in August for violating its policy on performance-enhancing substances. Johnson has filed a suit in federal court against both the league and the NFLPA, according to Albert Breer of" January 06

  • Lane Johnson: 'I let the team down ... it weighs on my mind all the time'

    CSN Philly "When Lane Johnson was banished, the Eagles were 3-1. Ten weeks later, they’re 5-9. Three wins and 29 points per game with him. Two wins and 20 points per game without him. Cause and effect? To some extent, yes. The Eagles didn’t go 2-8 during Johnson’s 10-game suspension for a..." December 21

  • Eagles Activate Lane Johnson

    Pro Football Rumors "The Eagles announced that Lane Johnson has been formally activated for this week. To clear a spot, running back Kenjon Barner was placed on the injured reserve list. Johnson, of course, was hit with a 10-game suspension earlier this year and his appeal was unsuccessful. The tackle maintained..." December 20

  • Lane Johnson feels guilty for letting Eagles down with suspension "THE EAGLES are 2-6 during the first eight weeks of Lane Johnson's 10-game suspension, and Johnson said he feels awful about it. "Yes," Johnson said in a text to the Daily News, when asked whether he feels he bears blame for the team's struggles. This was his second violation of the NFL's..." December 09

  • Lane Johnson files complaint against NFLPA with Department of Labor

    Sportsnaut "So much for members toeing the union line. Having already sat out the first six games of the 10-game suspension he received for violating the NFL’s PED policy, Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson is prepared to do battle. It won’t happen on the football field anytime soon. And his..." November 22

  • Lane Johnson's 10-game suspension upheld "Lane Johnson did not win the appeal of his 10-game suspension. Johnson's attorney released a statement Tuesday stating the suspension was upheld for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs. "We are disappointed with Arbitrator James Carter's summary ruling," Steve Zashin..." October 11

  • Lane Johnson on PED appeal: “Eight hours of bickering”

    CSN Philly "Every one of his teammates had left the visiting locker room at Ford Field, and Lane Johnson was still there, still slowly getting dressed. It almost seemed like he was savoring every moment he could in an NFL locker room because he knew he’s most likely about to take a long break from..." October 10

  • Eagles' Lane Johnson awaiting outcome of Tuesday's PED appeal "Lane Johnson's appeal on his pending 10-game performance-enhancing drug suspension was scheduled to be heard Tuesday morning in New York. If precedent holds, no announcement will be made for a week or so, and Johnson will be able to start at right tackle this Sunday in Detroit. The Eagles..." October 04