"Falcons defensive tackle Grady Jackson’s appeal of his four-game suspension remains pending before the NFL office, which has requested further information, according to league spokesman Greg Aiello."
The article further states:
"Aiello said the league would decide Jackson’s appeal “as soon as possible." The Falcons are 8-4 and in the thick of the NFC playoff race. With four games left in the season, Jackson could be in danger of missing a round of the playoffs if his case is not decided before Sunday’s game."
I think I'm of the opinion that the longer we can push off any potential suspension, the better. Even if that means Jackson missing the first round of the playoffs. Right now we're fighting for a playoff spot, and Jackson is our one true run-stuffer. Without him, things get more difficult. I'd rather make the playoffs and lose, then fall short. It certainly did wonders for the Hawks confidence as a team...