Tag Archives: Arrests

  • The 15 NFL Players Arrested This Offseason (So Far)

    The 15 NFL Players Arrested This Offseason (So Far)

    If you’re in the NFL, getting arrested during the offseason is kind of like getting fired on a Friday—it’s just better for everyone involved. That’s probably why we see so many NFL players arrested this time of year. They want to get their crimes out of the way in between NFL seasons and so it doesn’t conflict with the […]

  • Prince Shembo Arrested for Killing Girlfriend’s Dog, Released by Falcons

    Prince Shembo Arrested for Killing Girlfriend’s Dog, Released by Falcons

    Atlanta Falcons linebacker Prince Shembo was arrested and charged with aggravated animal cruelty after allegedly kicking and killing his girlfriend’s dog in April. Actually scratch that. Make it ex-Falcons linebacker, and take out the “allegedly part.” The Falcons released the second-year player out of Notre Dame hours after charges were announced, wanting to wash their […]

  • About Damn Time: Nine FIFA Officials Arrested in Switzerland on Corruption Charges

    About Damn Time: Nine FIFA Officials Arrested in Switzerland on Corruption Charges

    Early Wednesday morning, Swiss authorities arrested nine top FIFA officials at their Zurich hotel, where they were gathered for FIFA’s annual meeting. The raid came as the result of an extensive investigation by the FBI, which resulted in federal charges of bribery, money laundering, racketeering, and wire fraud from the United States Justice Department. In […]

  • 9 Most Shocking College Athlete Arrests

    9 Most Shocking College Athlete Arrests

    Being a college athlete can be a tricky thing for a young person to pull off. If you’re good enough at certain sports and people (with money) notice you, you might get it in your head that the world belongs to you. And that can sometimes lead to trouble. Of course, that doesn’t even come close to […]

  • 15 Athletes on Santa’s Naughty List in 2014

    15 Athletes on Santa’s Naughty List in 2014

    Santa is still in the final stages of putting together his naughty list for 2014. However, every year our insider sources at the North Pole give us the inside scoop as to which sports personalities will be getting a lump of coal from jolly old St. Nick. And today we’re sharing that intelligence with you. […]

  • NFL Arrests: 11 Most Common Crimes Committed by NFL Players

    NFL Arrests: 11 Most Common Crimes Committed by NFL Players

    Well this certainly isn’t how the league was hoping things would go. Two weeks into the 2014 NFL season, and so far the biggest stories are about players who beat their wives and children. First it was the video of Ray Rice punching his wife in the elevator of an Atlantic City casino. Now Adrian Peterson has been […]

  • Hope Solo Arrested on Two Counts of Domestic Assault

    Hope Solo Arrested on Two Counts of Domestic Assault

    Early Saturday morning in the Seattle suburb of Kirkland, Washington, women’s soccer star Hope Solo was arrested for domestic assault, and the alleged victims were Solo’s half-sister, Terry, and her 17-year-old son. Police say they were called to a Kirkland residence around 1 A.M. for a noise disturbance and an assault. When they got there, […]