NFL PLAYER ARRESTS: SHOWING 2 Record(s)
|2009-10-18||PIT||Matt Spaeth||TE||Cited||Public urination||Cited for public urination outside a Pittsburgh bar. Teammate Jeff Reed was arrested as part of the same incident.||Resolution undetermined.|
|2009-01-24||PIT||Jonathan Dekker||TE||Arrested||Obstruction||Accused of fleeing police and giving a false name after apparent public intoxication in Alexandria, Va.||Acquitted by judge.|
These are arrests, charges and citations of NFL players for crimes more serious than common traffic violations. Almost all of the players belonged to an NFL roster at the time of the incident. In rare cases, a free agent is included only if that player later signs with an NFL team. The data comes from media reports and public records. It cannot be considered fully complete because records of some player arrests might not have been found for various reasons, including lack of media coverage or accessible public records. Many resolutions to these cases also are pending or could not be immediately found. The database was conceived and created by sports writer Brent Schrotenboer, who can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please contact him with any updates or inquiries.