New Orleans Saints receiver Willie Snead IV on Friday was suspended by the NFL for three games. On Friday evening Snead issued the statement below:
"I first, want to apologize to my family, friends, teammates, coaches, the Saints Organization, to all the New Orleans Saints Fans & people that have followed me my whole career. I am truly disappointed & embarrassed by my actions that have lead to this decision.
"I want to thank my family, Mickey Loomis, Coach Payton & my teammates for their amazing support for me in this tough time. I can't change what happened but I can make sure this never happens again. I won't let this careless act define my career in the NFL or my life.
"I want all of my teammates, fans & coaches to know that I can not wait to rejoin the team again & help us accomplish Our goals for this season. WhoDat #TrustGod"