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Every NFL Player Arrested in 2013

Chris TrapassoAnalyst IJanuary 8, 2017

Every NFL Player Arrested in 2013

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    There have been an alarming amount of arrests in the NFL since the start of 2013.

    From Rolando McClain to Evan Rodriguez to Aaron Hernandez, these legal run-ins certainly are not a good look for America's most popular sports league. 

    Here's a complete list of each player arrested, the date it happened and the charges incurred within just the last six months.

Robert Sands

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    Team: Cincinnati Bengals 

    Charge: Assault

    Date: January 4

    Sands appeared in one game for the Bengals in his rookie year of 2011. Cincinnati waived the safety on June 12, and he is still a free agent.

Rolando McClain

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    Team: Oakland Raiders

    Charge: Window-tint violation, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest

    Date: January 8 and April 22

    After he was released by the Oakland Raiders, who drafted him in 2010, McClain was signed by the Baltimore Ravens. Following his second arrest, he announced his retirement from the NFL. 

Chris Rainey

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    Team: Pittsburgh Steelers 

    Charge: Simple battery 

    Date: January 10

    After his arrest, Chris Rainey was waived by the Steelers and is still a free agent. 

Andre Smith

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    Team: Cincinnati Bengals 

    Charge: Possession of a handgun at an airport

    Date: January 17

    Smith started all 16 games at right tackle for the Bengals in 2012 and signed a three-year, $18 million contract with Cincinnati in April. 

Jay Ratliff

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    Team: Dallas Cowboys 

    Charge: DWI

    Date: January 22

    Jay Ratliff, the longtime Cowboys nose tackle, is entering his ninth professional season and has 27 career sacks. 

Leroy Hill

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    Team: Seattle Seahawks 

    Charge: Domestic violence

    Date: January 29

    Leroy Hill was ultimately not charged with any felonies but is a free agent. 

Michael Boley

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    Team: New York Giants

    Charge: Child abuse

    Date: February 8

    Michael Boley, who started 46 of 48 games for the Giants the previous three seasons, was not re-signed by New York this offseason and is still a free agent. 

Da'Quan Bowers

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    Team: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Charge: Second-degree weapon possession (gun in airport luggage), later reduced to disorderly conduct.

    Date: February 18

    Da'Quan Bowers, the Buccaneers' second-round pick in the 2011 draft, has 4.5 sacks in 26 career games. 

Al Netter

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    Team: San Francisco 49ers 

    Charge: DUI

    Date: February 20

    A Northwestern alum, 310-pound Al Netter spent the 2012 season on the 49ers practice squad after going undrafted. He remains on San Francisco's roster. 

Desmond Bryant

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    Team: Oakland Raiders 

    Charge: Criminal mischief 

    Date: February 24

    Desmond Bryant played his first four NFL seasons with the Raiders before signing a five-year, $34 million deal with the Cleveland Browns on March 12. He has 11.5 career sacks. 

J'Marcus Webb

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    Team: Chicago Bears 

    Charge: Possession of marijuana

    Date: February 24

    His charges were later dropped. J'Marcus Webb has started every game for the Bears since the start of the 2011 season at left tackle. He was a seventh-round selection in 2010 out of West Texas A&M. 

Javarris James

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    Team: Arizona Cardinals 

    Charge: Failure to appear for a court date

    Date: March 7

    The Cardinals signed James on May 14, 2012, but a preseason knee injury ended his year. He is the cousin of former NFL running back Edgerrin James and played his collegiate football at the University of Miami. James went undrafted in 2010 and scored six touchdowns for the Indianapolis Colts that same year. 


Quinton Carter

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    Team: Denver Broncos

    Charge: Committing a fraudulent act in a gaming establishment

    Date: March 9

    His case was later dismissed. Quinton Carter started 10 games for the Broncos as a rookie in 2011, but a knee injury in 2012 limited his playing time. 

Cody Grimm

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    Team: Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Charge: Public intoxication

    Date: March 10 and March 28

    Cody Grimm was charged with public intoxication on March 10 before his March 28 arrest of the same charge. According to the Washington Post, the March 10 arrest "was given a 'deferred disposition,' which allows prosecutors to drop a charge if assuming the accused fulfills certain promises and stays out of trouble."

    Grimm played collegiately at Virginia Tech and is the son of former Washington Redskins star and former Arizona Cardinals offensive line coach Russ Grimm.

Evan Rodriguez

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    Team: Chicago Bears

    Charge: Resisting arrest without violence, disorderly conduct and DUI

    Date: March 21 and May 31

    The resisting arrest without violence and disorderly conduct charges came first in March. Then, Evan Rodriguez was booked for DUI in May. 

    He was a fourth-round pick in 2012 and played in 12 games for the Bears last year. 

    Chicago cut him on June 10, and he was later claimed off waivers by the Miami Dolphins.

Trumaine Johnson

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    Team: St. Louis Rams 

    Charge: DUI 

    Date: March 22

    Trumaine Johnson, who played his collegiate ball at the University of Montana, was a third-round pick in the 2012 draft and had two interceptions last year. 

Brandon Barden

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    Team: Tennessee Titans 

    Charge: DUI

    Date: March 23

    Brandon Barden went undrafted out of Vanderbilt University in 2012 and appeared in three games for the Titans last season. 

Amari Spievey

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    Team: Detroit Lions 

    Charge: Third-degree assault, risk of injury to a child and disorderly conduct

    Date: March 26

    Amari Spievey has started 26 games for the Lions over the past three seasons and has five career interceptions. 

Quentin Groves

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    Team: Cleveland Browns 

    Charge: Solicitation

    Date: April 17

    Quentin Groves signed a two-year, $2.8 million deal with the Browns in March. He is entering his sixth NFL season and has played for the Jacksonville Jaguars, Oakland Raiders and Arizona Cardinals. 

William Moore

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    Team: Atlanta Falcons 

    Charge: Simple battery

    Date: April 18

    William Moore has started 38 games for the Falcons during the course of the previous three seasons and was a Pro Bowler in 2012. 

Ronnell Lewis

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    Team: Detroit Lions

    Charge: Public intoxication, disturbing the peace and interference with the official process

    Date: April 20

    Ronnell Lewis was a fourth-round pick in 2012 and appeared in eight games for the Lions last season.

Cliff Harris

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    Team: New York Jets 

    Charge: Marijuana possession, domestic harassment and failure to appear in court 

    Date: April 29

    Cliff Harris was released by the Jets after his first arrest and remains a free agent. 

Claude Davis

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    Team: New York Jets 

    Charge: Possession of marijuana

    Date: April 29

    Claude Davis was cut by the Jets following his arrest. 

Armonty Bryant

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    Team: Cleveland Browns 

    Charge: DUI

    Date: May 3

    He was selected in the seventh-round of the 2013 draft out of East Central University in Oklahoma.

Daryl Washington

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    Team: Arizona Cardinals 

    Charge: Aggravated assault

    Date: May 3

    Daryl Washington has started 41 of 48 possible games during his three-year NFL career for the Cardinals. He was a second-team All-Pro linebacker in 2012. 

Titus Young

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    Team: St. Louis Rams

    Charge: Suspected drunk driving, then trying to steal his car from the impounded car yard. Later that week, he was arrested on suspicion of burglary, resisting arrest and assaulting a police officer.

    Date: May 5 (twice) and May 10

    Titus Young has appeared in 26 games for the Detroit Lions since his NFL career began in 2011. After being released by the team that drafted him on February 4, the Rams claimed him off waivers the next day, but cut him on February 15.

Corey McIntyre

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    Team: Free agent 

    Charge: Misdemeanor battery

    Date: May 8

    Corey McIntyre has appeared in 104 games during his NFL career. He spent the last five seasons with the Buffalo Bills and is still a free agent.

Mike Goodson

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    Team: New York Jets

    Charge: Possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, unlawful handgun, hollow-point bullet

    Date: May 17

    Mike Goodson signed with the Jets on March 15. He had spent his first three professional seasons with the Carolina Panthers before playing with the Oakland Raiders in 2012.

Chad Johnson

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    Team: Free agent

    Charge: Probation violation 

    Date: May 20 and June 10

    Chad "Ochocinco" Johnson last played for the Miami Dolphins but was released prior to the 2012 season. 

Joe Morgan

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    Team: New Orleans Saints 

    Charge: DWI

    Date: May 25

    WR Joe Morgan played in 14 games in 2012 for the Saints.

Adam Jones

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    Team: Cincinnati Bengals

    Charge: Assault

    Date: June 10

    Adam "Pacman" Jones has spent the last three seasons in Cincinnati with the Bengals and has appeared in 29 games for the team.

Jason Peters

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    Team: Philadelphia Eagles 

    Charge: Street racing

    Date: June 12

    Jason Peters is a four-time All-Pro left tackle and has been a member of the Eagles since 2009. He missed the entire 2012 season due to an Achilles tendon injury. 

Ausar Walcott

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    Team: Cleveland Browns 

    Charge: Attempted murder

    Date: June 25

    The Browns released Ausar Walcott after his arrest.

Aaron Hernandez

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    Team: New England Patriots 

    Charge: First-degree murder and five gun-related charges

    Date: June 26

    Aaron Hernandez amassed 175 receptions in his three-year career with the Patriots. The team cut him following his arrest, and he is currently a free agent.

Josh Brent

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    Team: Dallas Cowboys 

    Charge: Failed drug test for marijuana 

    Date: June 27

    Josh Brent was charged with intoxicated manslaughter after a car crash killed his teammate and friend, Jerry Brown Jr. Brent appeared in 12 games in 2012 and had 1.5 sacks. 

Joe Lefeged

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    Team: Indianapolis Colts 

    Charge: Carrying a firearm without a license, unregistered firearm, unregistered ammunition, presence of a firearm in a motor vehicle and possession of an opened container of alcohol

    Date: June 29 

     

    Lefeged was a special teams captain for the Colts in 2012 and was originally signed by the team after going undrafted in 2011. He has two career interceptions. 

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