|DE Neal rejoins Packers after 4-game suspension|
|Written by Admin|
|Saturday, 06 October 2012 12:57|
Neal was suspended March 13 after testing positive for the prescription drug Adderall. He'd been prescribed the drug, used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and narcolepsy, by a doctor and didn't realize it was on the NFL's banned substance list.
Neal was allowed to practice and play in the preseason. But he had to leave the team after the final exhibition game Aug. 30 and begin serving his four-game suspension.
To make room for Neal on the 53-man roster, the Packers waived end Phillip Merling.