Lane Johnson RUMORS & NEWS

  • 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

  • Sources: Lane Johnson suspended pending appeal "Eagles tackle Lane Johnson was suspended by the NFL pending an appeal, league sources said. The appeal hearing is scheduled for Oct. 4 and shortly thereafter a neutral arbitrator will render a decision. Johnson will play on Sunday against the Steelers. The Eagles have a bye the following..." September 21

  • No word on Johnson's suspension, so he'll start Sunday "IT'S OFFICIAL. Lane Johnson was not suspended by the close of NFL business Friday, so he will start at right tackle Sunday in the Eagles' opener against the Cleveland Browns. "Getting ready to play, man," Johnson said after Friday's practice. "I didn't think this day would come." The Eagles..." September 10

  • NFLPA: Lane Johnson made “factually inaccurate” statement on tainted supplement

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson is facing a 10-game suspension for taking a banned substance that he says was in a supplement that the NFL Players Association had approved for players to take. The NFLPA says that’s not the case. Johnson said the app the NFLPA has for players to get..." August 13

  • Eagles' Lane Johnson lashes out at NFLPA in wake of expected suspension

    Bleeding Green Nation "Eagles starting right tackle Lane Johnson addressed media after Philadelphia's training camp practice on Saturday for the first time since news of his potential 10-game suspension emerged. Here's what we learned. The Eagles seem to be anticipating Johnson's suspension as well. Starting left..." August 13

  • Lane Johnson Suspended 10 Games For PEDs

    CBS Philly "Lane Johnson will be suspended for the first 10 games of the season for violating the NFL’s policy on performance enhancing drugs, first reported by 94WIP’s Darren DeGaetano. According to’s Ian Rapoport, Johnson is appealing the suspension. This is Johnson’s second offense. He was..." August 09

  • Lane Johnson expects Eagles training camp to be like UFC 200

    Delco Times "It’s too soon to know if Doug Pederson is a worthy NFL head coach or just another offensive coordinator bumped up in salary. One thing he isn’t is a pushover. Despite how basic Eagles practices have appeared, at least the ones open to the media, Pederson has pushed his guys to the limits of..." June 05

  • Lane Johnson expects Sam Bradford back this week or next

    Pro Football Talk "Sam Bradford hasn’t been around Eagles workouts since they traded up to the No. 2 pick in order to draft quarterback Carson Wentz, but one of Bradford’s teammates hinted that could change soon. Right tackle Lane Johnson said on 97.5 The Fanatic that he expects Bradford, who has asked for a..." May 08

  • Lane Johnson: Eagles taking “better approach” to offseason work

    Pro Football Talk "After the Eagles fired Chip Kelly late last season, right tackle Lane Johnson talked about the physical toll that Kelly’s intense practices and up-tempo offense took on the team’s players over the course of a season. Johnson said he felt like he was “gonna fall apart” at the end of the season..." April 25