Suspension of Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner ends – NFL News
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner is ready to play post-season games after ending his four-game suspension.
Browner violated the league’s policy of performance enhancing drugs by taking Adderall in a drink and was eventually suspended.
Browner accepted his mistake and did not appeal against the suspension. He found it fun watching his team winning the games, he said:
"I knew I had the suspension but it wasn't hard at all. It was fun to watch the guys win the way they did."
He was happy with his return and appreciated the efforts of team in reaching the playoffs, he said:
"It was about that time. Sometimes you make mistakes. I was fortunate enough that the guys continued to win."
"It was fun because we were kicking everyone's butt. I was missing not playing with the guys but it was awesome to watch from that perspective."
Browner played 12 games this season and had 44 tackles and did not get the chance to sack opposing quarterbacks.
Seahawks are going to play their wildcard game against National Football Conference (NFC) East champions Washington Redskins on Sunday, January 06, 2013.
Browner will be playing the next big game. He praised Seahawks rookie quarterback Russell Wilson, who has been tremendous throughout the season.
"The progression of our quarterback is awesome. He's playing like one of the elite quarterbacks and the defence is playing lights out. They're playing like when I left. They didn't skip a beat."
The rookie quarterback has completed 252 of 393 passes for 3,118 yards and scored 26 touchdowns with 10 interceptions, his quarterback rating is 100.
Seahawks ended the season with 11-5 record, and they were standing a step behind San Francisco 49ers (11-4-1) in NFC West.
On the other hand, with 10-6 record in regular season Redskins got Seed 4 in NFC. They are in great form, and have ended the season by winning last seven straight games.
Seahawks are not that far, they have ended the season by winning five straight games and in NFC they have got seed 5.