Former NFL Player Wilson Arrested for Slapping Student

A former NFL player-turned-high school health teacher and assistant football coach was arrested Friday for assaulting the same student twice — and promptly resigned, police said. Sheddrick Wilson, 44, who played wide receiver at LSU and for the Houston Oilers, allegedly assaulted the 16-year-old at Archbishop Stepinac HS during two separate occasions, court records show.…

Former WVU Football Player Justin Crawford Arrested in Georgia for Sex Charges

COLUMBUS, Georgia – Authorities in Columbus, Georgia arrested former West Virginia University running back Justin Crawford on sex charges. Crawford, 23, is charged with aggravated child molestation, incest, sodomy and enticing a child for indecent purpose.  The Columbus Police Department arrested Crawford on October 13. No details on the charges are available at this time. Crawford played at…

Arizona Football Players Arrested for Trespassing, Marijuana Possession

Three Arizona Wildcats freshmen football players were caught trespassing inside Arizona Stadium late last month. Citing a UA police department report, the Wildcat’s Alec White reported that cornerback Dayven Coleman, quarterback Jamarye Joiner and running back Darrius Smith were arrested early on Oct. 23 after being found inside the stadium around 12:45 a.m. All three were cited for criminal trespassing while Coleman…

Former Michigan State Spartan Football Player Agrees to Plea Deal on Rape Charges, Admits Assault

LANSING – A former Michigan State University football player accused of raping a woman last year during an off-campus incident has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. Auston Robertson, 21, pleaded guilty to one count of assault with intent to commit criminal sexual penetration in Ingham County Circuit Court on Wednesday, telling a judge he did assault a…

NFL Player Kendricks Prosecuted for Securities Fraud

Cleveland Browns linebacker Mychal Kendricks was indicted by the federal government on insider trading charges Wednesday morning. Kendricks and a former associate — “Black-ish” TV writer Damilare Sonoiki — were each charged with one count of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and one count of securities fraud. Kendricks, who spent the first six seasons of…

Kentucky Football Player Arrested for Drug Trafficking

A University of Kentucky football player was arrested early Thursday morning, May 24, in Lexington, Kentucky. Wildcats defensive back Marcus Walker was arrested on charges of trafficking marijuana and trafficking cocaine and possession of paraphernalia. Walker was booked into jail just before 6 a.m. Thursday. Walker had about five pounds of marijuana and an ounce…