Report: Teams received clean drug test results for Adonis Alexander this week

The NFL will hold this year’s supplemental draft on Wednesday and former Virginia Tech cornerback Adonis Alexander is one of the players up for selection.
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Alexander’s time in Blacksburg came to an end due to academic ineligibility, but that wasn’t the only off-field issue that came up during his college years. Alexander was suspended for two games last season for a violation of team rules and one game in 2016 as a result of an arrest for marijuana possession.

After the first NHL World Gaming Championship, Bettman reiterated the importance of esports the following day at the league’s board of governors meeting in Las Vegas. As pleased as he was with the league’s entry into the space, teams and players will have to get more involved to increase the popularity of the video game and tournament — and, by extension, the popularity of the NHL with a young, highly engaged demographic.

This was an incredible rollout, Bettman said. But this is Will Butcher Jersey just the beginning of us doing bigger and grander things with esports.

The whole thing moves quickly, efficiently, electronically. And it shows how quick, efficient, and electronic the April draft could be, if the league wanted to do it that way. Clearly, however, the NFL prefers to make the April draft into a multi-day, multi-network spectacle.

That makes the league’s bare-bones treatment of the supplemental draft even more confusing. Maybe the league doesn’t want to encourage guys to find a way to circumvent the regular draft process and get what would be a far less crowded stage in July.

At one point, the supplemental draft was a much bigger deal. The last time a player of any significance entered the NFL via the supplemental draft happened in 2012, when the Browns used a second-round pick on receiver Josh Gordon.

Today, the thinking is that three of the five eligible players could be picked. Which would be significant. Whatever happens, Authentic D.J. Alexander Jersey it will be quick, efficient, and electronic — and if you blink you may miss it.