Why Broncos DE Eyioma Uwazurike suspended
On Monday, it was announced that Uwazurike has been arrested under the charges for gambling and betting on NFL games last season. In order to know more about the details related to the offense users need to stay connected with NFLBITE. NFLBITE provides a comprehensive information about the betting history on the NFL games, and the current scenario of the players.
Uwazurike was found guilty for betting in 2022 season. He played 8 games as a backup and was supposed to play in 2023 season on $4.4 million contract. However, he will not be allowed to play until 2024, which means that he will miss out the entire season of 2023.
He is the tenth player who has been suspended by the NFL. However Calvin Ridley received an indefinite suspension for the same reason last season. However, he was released by The Atlanta Falcons. Nine additional players, besides Eyioma Uwazurike, were suspended for betting on NFL games. These include, Jameson Williams, Stanley Berryhill, and Quintez Cephus are all former Detroit Lions. Cephus was suspended indefinitely, while Berryhill and Williams each received six-game bans.