New Orleans Saints RB Alvin Kamara has been suspended by the NFL for three games stemming from his involvement in a hotel assault that took place in 2022 in Las Vegas, as per a report by Ian Rapoport.
Kamara was initially charged with a felony for his involvement in the assault that happened on the weekend of the Pro Bowl. The charge was dropped to a misdemeanor as part of a plea agreement.
As per his plea agreement, Kamara must complete 30 hours of community service and pay $105,000 in medical bills for the man injured in the fight.
The 28 year-old Kamara settled the the civil case he was facing stemming from his involvement in the altercation.
Last season, Kamara had 897 yards rushing and 490 yards receiving with 4 total touchdowns. The Saints signed RB Jamaal Williams this past offseason.
Indianapolis Colts CB Chris Lammons, who was involved in the same incident with Kamara, is also being suspended for three games.
The three games that Kamara will miss are the Tennessee Titans, Carolina Panthers, and Green Bay Packers.
Saints RB Alvin Kamara. Photo courtesy of Pro Football Rumors