Brandon Meriweather to appeal ban

Updated: August 27, 2014, 6:43 AM ET
By John Keim | ESPN.com

ASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather will appeal his two-game suspension for another illegal hit, amid strong support from teammates and coaches -- and fellow safety Ryan Clark calling out Troy Vincent.

The NFL suspended Meriweather on Monday for two games based on what it deemed a helmet-to-helmet hit against Baltimore Ravens receiver Torrey Smith on Saturday. It's the second time the NFL suspended Meriweather and the sixth time it has taken action against one ...

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