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Ravens' Haloti Ngata is the latest star athlete suspended for using Adderall
Ravens' Haloti Ngata is the latest star athlete suspended for using Adderall

For nine years, Haloti Ngata has been the bedrock of the Ravens' vaunted defense, the dependable giant around whom the rest of the pieces swirled. On Thursday, however, the giant was felled for using a drug most often associated with being prescribed to children who can't sit still. Ngata will sit out the next four games — all vital to the Ravens' wavering playoff chances — for using Adderall. Ngata's suspension without pay follows a similar ban for Orioles slugger Chris Davis, who missed his club's playoff run because he'd tested positive for Adderall, a drug normally used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The parallels...

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