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TCU suspends star defensive end for two games

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Devonte Fields (Source: SBNation) Devonte Fields (Source: SBNation)
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TCU announced Wednesday that star defensive end Devonte Fields has been suspended for two games this season, including the opener against LSU.

Fields was suspended due to a violation of university and team policy.

LSU and TCU play August 31st in Cowboys Stadium (Arlington, Texas) at 8 p.m.

Fields will also miss the home opener against Southeastern Louisiana.

In 13 games last year, Fields had 10 sacks, 53 total tackles, 34 solo tackles and 18.5 tackles for loss.

The 6'4, 240 pound defensive end was named Big 12 Freshman Defensive Player of the Year and All-Big 12 first team.

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