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Each NFL team has 53 players plus the five extra for a practice squad, there are 1,696 players in the NFL. There are 32 teams in the NFL.
It depends on the severity of the suspension.
They get paid $5,000 a week
53 players can be on the active roster. The amount of players on IR and the Practice squad can vary from team to team
The official playing roster of an NFL team is limited to 53 players. The total including the practice squad is eighty players. Injured reserve players are counted against this total but may not play or practice for the current season.
To try out for the practice squad, players cannot have more than one year of NFL experience. Playing on the practice squad for a total of three weeks counts as one season. A player can be on the practice squad for two seasons. The practice team is made up of players cut from the regular NFL active roster.