DALLAS, TX (The Spread) - Roger Goodell and the NFL has suspended Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy 10 games for conduct detrimental to the league.

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Hardy spent all but one week on the Commissioner's Exempt List in 2014 after he was charged and convicted by a judge last summer of assaulting and threatening to kill his former girlfriend. The state dismissed both domestic abuse charges against him in February.

The Cowboys signed Hardy to a one-year, $11.3 million deal back in March but the team protected itself financially by tying up to $9.25 million of Hardy's one-year, $11.3 million deal in per-game roster bonuses. Per NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, the Cowboys "at most" expected Hardy to receive a six-game suspension when they signed him.

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Cowboys are 12/1 to win the 2016 Super Bowl.

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