Holton Hill has been dealt one other suspension.
After behind handed a four-game penalty for violating the league’s coverage on performance-enhancing substances in April, he was suspended 4 extra video games Tuesday for violating the NFL’s coverage and program on substances of abuse.
The Vikings cornerback will now miss the primary eight video games of the season, the NFL introduced.
Hill, 22, is coming into his second NFL season. He performed in all 16 video games for the Vikings in 2018-19 and tallied 36 tackles and one interception.
Minnesota gave up the third-fewest passing yards (3,140) within the league final yr and had a formidable defensive position. Nevertheless it completed the season 8-7-1 and missed the playoffs.
It added a pair of defensive backs in Kris Boyd and Marcus Epps within the 2019 NFL Draft.