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Patriots’ Jermaine Cunningham banned 4 games

FOXBOROUGH — The Patriots’ defensive line depth took a hit Monday when the NFL announced that Jermaine Cunningham has been suspended four games without pay for violation of the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances.

According to a league source, Cunningham tested positive for Adderall, which is commonly prescribed to individuals with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD).

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