Source: Dashon Goldson to appeal

Updated: September 17, 2013, 10:31 AM ET
By Adam Schefter | ESPN

Tampa Bay Buccaneers safety Dashon Goldson has been suspended one game for a helmet-to-helmet hit on New Orleans Saints running back Darren Sproles.

Goldson will appeal the one-game ban and is trying to get the hearing expedited for Tuesday, according to a league source.

The hit to Sproles came one week after Goldson was fined $30,000 for hitting New York Jets tight end Jeff Cumberland during the Buccaneers' Week 1 loss. The one-game suspension would cost Goldson in the neighborhood ...

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