Roy Ellison suspended 1 game

Updated: November 23, 2013, 11:58 AM ET
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The NFL suspended umpire Roy Ellison without pay for one game for allegedly making a profane and derogatory statement to offensive lineman Trent Williams during the Washington Redskins' game Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles, the league announced Friday.

The NFL issued a statement on its code of conduct for officials.

"NFL game officials are expected to avoid personal confrontations with players and be respectful of players and coaches at all times. The NFL-NFLRA collective ...

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