Topics

Marcell Dareus

Bills defensive tackle Dareus to enter rehab facility

Buffalo Bills star defensive tackle Marcell Dareus says he will enter a rehabilitation facility after violating the NFL's substance abuse policy for a second consecutive season.

Dareus said he took "careful consideration" before announcing his plans in a statement released by the Bills on Saturday, about an hour before Buffalo hosted the New York Giants in a preseason game.

"I feel this is the best decision for me, my family and my teammates as I move forward with my career," Dareus said. "I appreciate the support of my teammates and the Bills organization through this process."

General manager Doug Whaley said the team supported...

65°