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Seantrel Henderson | Tackle | #66

Team: Buffalo Bills
Age / DOB:  (24) / 1/21/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'7' / 331
College: Miami (FL)
Drafted: 2014 / Rd. 7 (237) / BUF
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NFL suspended Bills OT Seantrel Henderson 10 games for violating the league's substance-abuse policy.
It's the former starter's second substance-abuse suspension of the season. Henderson said he smokes marijuana for pain relief from his Crohn's disease. Cyrus Kouandjio will finish out the year as Buffalo's swing tackle. Henderson is signed for $690,000 next season. Any time a player earns a 10-game substance-abuse ban, their career is in doubt. Nov 29 - 1:35 PM

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Bills OT Seantrel Henderson will face a 10-game suspension for violating the league's substance abuse policy.

Henderson was diagnosed with Crohn's disease last year and has been using marijuana to alleviate the pain. Despite his condition, the NFL does not give medical exemptions for marijuana use. Henderson plans to appeal the suspension. The third-year tackle generated interest around the trade deadline but the Bills never found an offer worth pursuing.
Source: NFL.com
Nov 27 - 8:48 AM

The Buffalo News' Jay Skurski reports Bills OT Seantrel Henderson is facing a second suspension this season.

He served a four-game ban to open the season. Henderson said it stemmed from marijuana use to treat his Crohn's disease. Skurski reports Henderson was at a doctor's appointment on Thanksgiving. A possible second suspension isn't expected to be announced this week, but soon.
Nov 25 - 9:59 AM

Bills OL Seantrel Henderson has a chance to supplant Jordan Mills as the starting right tackle.

Mills has been a liability of late, and the Bills are looking to make changes coming out of the bye. "I think Jordan Mills is a good player, but I think Seantrel Henderson has looked really good in practice," coach Rex Ryan said. "We’ll see how he steps up and get him some reps." With C Eric Wood (broken leg) out for the season, the Bills have several questions to answer along the offensive line.
Nov 17 - 10:53 AM

Bills activated RT Seantrel Henderson from the reserve/suspended list.

Henderson was suspended the first four games and left on the exempt list for Week 5. Jordan Mills has been having a rough time at right tackle, so Henderson could eventually push for that starting job depending on his fitness.
Oct 10 - 3:56 PM

Bills RT Seantrel Henderson isn’t expected to play in Week 5.

Jordan Mills will start at least one more game. It’s possible Henderson isn’t in shape after sitting out the first four weeks. Buffalo has until Monday to add him to the active roster.
Oct 7 - 7:46 PM

NFL suspended Bills RT Seantrel Henderson four games for violating the league's substance-abuse policy.

It's a tough break for Henderson. It was reported he was busted for marijuana, but was smoking it as treatment for Crohn's disease. Cold world. With Henderson out until Week 5, Jordan Mills will be the Bills' starting right tackle.
Sep 9 - 12:06 PM

Bills RT Seantrel Henderson is facing a four-game suspension for violating the league's substance-abuse policy.

According to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, Henderson tested positive for marijuana. Henderson is overcoming Crohn's disease, and marijuana is a common pain reliever. Due to the tricky nature of this one, it's possible Henderson's ban could be overturned, but we doubt it. He's appealing it.
Sep 7 - 10:41 AM

Bills RT Seantrel Henderson (Crohn's disease) returned to full practice on Tuesday.

Coach Rex Ryan called it a "big step," but admitted he wasn't sure if Henderson would be ready for Sunday's opener in Baltimore. Henderson has spent most of the offseason trying to gain back all the weight he lost during his bout with Crohn's disease. If Henderson can't go Sunday, Jordan Mills would start in his place.
Sep 6 - 11:12 AM

The Buffalo News' Vic Carucci reports Bills RT Seantrel Henderson has gained back most of the weight he lost fighting Crohn's disease.

Henderson was activated off the active/NFI list Monday and returned to practice for the first time since being diagnosed last December. "Early on, I had some of those doubts," Henderson said of his recovery. "I didn't know exactly what the future had set for me. I just kept doing everything that the doctor said, eating right and just moving forward getting back ready to on the field." Now at least near his playing weight, Henderson will battle Jordan Mills for the starting right tackle job.
Aug 23 - 8:45 AM

Bills RT Seantrel Henderson (Crohn's) was activated from the active/NFI list Monday.

Henderson was expected to open the season on the NFI list after losing significant weight while battling Crohn's disease over the offseason. He has apparently put enough weight back on to practice, however, and could possibly push for a return to the starting lineup. Jordan Mills has worked as the first-team right tackle with Henderson sidelined.
Source: ESPN
Aug 22 - 10:18 AM

WKBW Buffalo's Joe Buscaglia expects RT Seantrel Henderson (Crohn's disease) to open the season on reserve/NFI.

Henderson got in conditioning work at OTAs, but has yet to be cleared two weeks into training camp. He remains without a set timetable to return. Henderson's status should allow Jordan Mills to be Buffalo's Week 1 starter.
Aug 13 - 2:35 PM

Bills placed RT Seantrel Henderson on the active/non-football illness list.

Henderson lost significant weight this offseason while battling Crohn's disease and apparently hasn't gained enough back to begin playing. With Henderson out, Jordan Mills will open camp as Buffalo's starting right tackle.
Jul 29 - 1:59 PM

BuffaloBills.com reports RT Seantrel Henderson (Crohn's disease) has the "green light" to play if he can add back some weight.

Henderson was "only" 306 pounds when he reported to minicamp. He needs to put on at least 20 pounds before he is ready to play, a feat unlikely to be accomplished before training camp begins. It is unlikely Henderson is ready for camp, and he could begin the season on the non-football injury list.
Jul 9 - 9:43 AM

Bills RT Seantrel Henderson (Crohn's disease) needs to add weight before returning to practice.

Henderson missed OTAs, but reported to minicamp this week. He's still getting back into football shape following two offseason surgeries. Henderson will have to hold off Jordan Mills when healthy.
Jun 15 - 6:27 PM

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PosRoleName
QB1Tyrod Taylor
2E.J. Manuel
3Cardale Jones
RB1LeSean McCoy
2Mike Gillislee
3Reggie Bush
4Jonathan Williams
GLB1LeSean McCoy
2Mike Gillislee
3RB1LeSean McCoy
2Reggie Bush
FB1Jerome Felton
WR11Sammy Watkins
2Marquise Goodwin
3Justin Hunter
4Percy Harvin
WR21Robert Woods
2Brandon Tate
3Marcus Easley
WR31Marquise Goodwin
TE1Charles Clay
2Nick O'Leary
3Gerald Christian
LT1Cordy Glenn
2Cyrus Kouandjio
LG1Richie Incognito
C1Ryan Groy
2Patrick Lewis
RG1John Miller
RT1Jordan Mills
2Seantrel Henderson
K1Dan Carpenter