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DeAndre Hopkins Getting Suspended: NFL World Reacts

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins on Sunday night. He began his career as a Houston Texans star before the controversial trade to Arizona.

GLENDALE, ARIZONA - NOVEMBER 08: DeAndre Hopkins #10 of the Arizona Cardinals looks on during warmups before the game against the Miami Dolphins at State Farm Stadium on November 08, 2020 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

The 2022 season hasn't even started and the Arizona Cardinals are already off to a rocky start. The NFL has suspended DeAndre Hopkins for six games, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

Hopkins reportedly violated the NFL's Performance Enhancing Drug policy. He'll miss the first six games of the 2022 season, as a result.

Kyler Murray and the Cardinals will be without their top weapon for a third of the season.

"This era of Arizona Cardinals football has turned into a real bummer."


It's possible the Cardinals knew about this before the 2022 NFL Draft and that's why they acquired Marquise "Hollywood" Brown in a trade. He's essential now more than ever.

"Ravens probably could have gotten a better deal for Hollywood Brown if this was known five days ago. #Leverage"

"Now we see why the Cardinals traded for Hollywood Brown. Also, A.J. Green has some early season appeal in redraft leagues with Hopkins out."

" like, is this why they overpaid for Hollywood Brown?"

The Cardinals offense won't be clicking as usual to start the 2022 season.

Hopkins will miss the first six games of the year.