NFL’s Sean Payton Suspended for the Year; What Are Longest NFL Suspensions Ever?

Wed., Mar. 21, 2012 1:43 PM EST
by Rolling Out

Art Schlichter, Indianapolis, lifetime ban: the former Ohio State quarterback was banned for life for gambling, suspended for one year on June 1983. Was released following the 1985 season; pleaded guilty to an illegal gambling charge April 1, 1987. NFL Commissioner Pete Rozelle did not reinstate after Schlichter applied for permission to re-sign.