So, Ray Rice, running back for the Baltimore Ravens, was suspended for 2 games by the NFL for being involved in an incident involving his then fiance and current wife, Janay Palmer.

The incident in question happened in February of 2014, where Rice was seen on security cameras pulling Palmer out of a hotel elevator.  Ray was indited in June, pleading not guilty and entered a pretrial intervention program, which could lead to a dropping of all charges.  

Source:  Sports Illustrated