Jonathan Babineaux suspended

Updated: August 3, 2010, 6:29 PM ET
Associated Press

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. -- The NFL suspended Falcons defensive tackle Jonathan Babineaux for one game Tuesday after his arrest last year on marijuana charges.

Babineaux will miss the Falcons' Sept. 12 opener at Pittsburgh. He also has been fined one week's pay, $260,000 of his $2.2 million salary.

Babineaux pleaded guilty to felony marijuana possession July 19. The charge was reduced in a Gwinnett County court to three misdemeanor counts. He received one year of probation.

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