Kansas City Chiefs LB Willie Gay Suspended 4 Games For Beating Up Vacuum Cleaner

Domestic drama often gets the best of even the fiercest ballers.

Tonight we take a second to lament one of the best Chiefs players suffering a stiff penalty for ALLEGEDLY damaging a household appliance amid a custody dispute. 

Here's are the basics . . .

Gay was arrested in January in Overland Park, Kansas, on a charge of criminal property damage of less than $1,000, a misdemeanor.

Gay's suspension will begin immediately. He will miss games against the Colts, Buccaneers, Raiders and Bills and is eligible to return after the Week 6 game against Buffalo.

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .

Chiefs starting LB Gay suspended for 4 games

4:57 PM ET Adam TeicherESPN Staff Writer Close Covered Chiefs for 20 seasons for Kansas City Star Joined ESPN in 2013 KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Chiefs linebacker Willie Gay has been suspended by the NFL for four games for violation of the league's personal conduct policy.