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Posted: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 8:55 am

FoxSports/AP:

The latest distraction for the Denver Broncos comes from All-Pro linebacker Von Miller, who insisted Monday he did nothing wrong in the face of reports he could miss four games for violating the NFL's drug policy.

If Von Miller is suspended for drugs, he's gonna have to explain a tweet from March.

''I know I did nothing wrong. I'm sure this'll be resolved fairly,'' Miller tweeted, acknowledging he had seen the reports and adding he was disappointed the Broncos have to open training camp with this news hanging over them.

ESPN first reported the pending discipline for Miller. A person with knowledge of the situation confirmed the possible penalty to The Associated Press. The person did not want to be named because the league hasn't announced any punishment.

George Atallah, spokesman for the NFLPA, said the players union was working with Miller on his appeal, adding via Twitter: ''I can also confirm that Von's case does not involve the Steroids and Related Substances Policy.''

That would suggest Miller's case centers around recreational drugs instead.

For the full story, visit: http://msn.foxsports.com/nfl/story/von-miller-denver-broncos-four-game-suspension-072213

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