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Former NFL Wide Receiver Keyshawn Johnson Arrested

Name: Keyshawn Johnson
Known For: Former NFL Player, Current ESPN Analyst
Charge: Misdemeanor Domestic Battery
Story:

Former NFL wide receiver and current ESPN analyst Keyshawn Johnson was arrested early Monday (April 21, 2014) morning in Calabasas, California.

Johnson, 41, was arrested after he was involved in an altercation with his ex-girlfriend.

Johnson played 11 seasons in the NFL with the New York Jets (1996-99), Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2000-03), Dallas Cowboys (2004-05) and Carolina Panthers (2006).

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Former NFL Quarterback Donovan McNabb Arrested

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Name: Donovan McNabb
Known For: Former NFL Player
Charge: Driving Under the Influence
Story:

Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb was arrested on Sunday (December 15, 2013) in Maricopa County, Arizona.

McNabb, 37, was arrested around 3 a.m. after being pulled over for driving 81 mph in a 65-mph zone.

McNabb pleaded guilty on March 27 and was sentenced to one day in jail with nine days of his sentence suspended.

McNabb played 13 years in the NFL for the Philadelphia Eagles (1999-2009), Washington Redskins (2010) and Minnesota Vikings (2011).

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Former LSU, NFL Offensive Lineman Brandon Winey Arrested

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Name: Brandon Winey
Known For: Former College/NFL Player
Charge: Attempted Second-Degree Murder
Story:

Former LSU, NFL offensive lineman Brandon Winey was arrested early Saturday (April 12, 2014) morning in Sulphur, Louisiana.

Winey was arrested for allegedly shooting former LSU linebacker Tahj Jones in the abdomen Friday (April 11, 2014) night. Jones went an apartment complex to visit a woman and Winey arrived shortly after to visit the same woman. An altercation ensued, and Winey pulled out a handgun and shot Jones.

Jones, 24, played at LSU from 2010 to 2013 and is a prospect in the 2014 NFL Draft in May.

Winey, 36, played at LSU from 1997 to 2000 and in the NFL with the Denver Broncos (2001), Washington Redskins (2003) and the New York Giants (2004).

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Brandon Winey, former LSU football player, NFL draft pick arrested in connection with Tahj Jones shooting incident in Sulphur (The Times-Picayune)
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Former NFL Running Back Javarris James Arrested

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Name: Javarris James
Known For: Former NFL Player
Arrested For: Failure to Appear Warrant
Story:

Former NFL running back Javarris James was arrested on Monday (March 24, 2014) Collier County, Florida.

James, 26, was arrested on a warrant for failing to appear in court for a misdemeanor marijuana possession charge.

James was later released on $1,500 bond.

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Former NFL Defensive Back Darren Sharper Arrested

Name: Darren Sharper
Known For: Former NFL Player
Charges: Aggravated Rape
Story:

Former NFL defensive back Darren Sharper was arrested on Thursday (February 27, 2014) in Los Angeles, California.

Sharper was arrested after he surrendered to police after a warrant was issued for his arrest in New Orleans. Sharper and an acquaintance are accused of allegedly raping two women on September 23, 2013.

Sharper, 38, played 14 seasons in the NFL with the Green Bay Packers (1997–2004), the Minnesota Vikings (2005–08), and the New Orleans Saints (2009–10).

Former College, NFL Quarterback Bucky Richardson Arrested

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Name: Bucky Richardson
Known For: Former College & NFL Player
Charge: Driving While Intoxicated
Story:

Former college and NFL quarterback Bucky Richardson was arrested on Sunday (February 23, 2014) in College Station, Texas.

Richardson was arrested after a traffic stop.

Richardson played for Texas A&M (1987-91) and then in the NFL with the Houston Oilers (1992-94).

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Former NFL Player Keith McCants Arrested

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Name: Keith McCants
Known For: Former NFL Player
Story:

Former NFL linebacker/defensive end Keith McCants was arrested on Sunday (February 9, 2014) in Mobile, Alabama.

McCants was arrested on a warrant after failing to show for a court-ordered appearance. The appearance was in relation to a 2010 arrest for an attempt to commit a controlled substance crime.

McCants, 45, played in the NFL for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1990-92), Houston Oilers (1993-94) and Arizona Cardinals (1994-95).

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Former NFL Fullback B.J. Askew Arrested

Name: B.J. Askew
Known For: Former NFL Player
Charge: Felony Non-Support
Story:

Former NFL fullback B.J. Askew was arrested on Tuesday (January 7, 2014) in Hillsborough County, Florida.

Askew was arrested for failure to pay child support in Michigan. He owes more than $267,000 in unpaid child support.

Askew, 33, played 7 seasons in the NFL with the New York Jets (2003-06) and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2007-09).

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Former College/NFL Defensive Back Terry Kinard Arrested

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Name: Terry Kinard
Known For: Former College and NFL Player
Charge: Prostitution
Story:

Former college/NFL defensive back Terry Kinard was arrested on Thursday (January 16, 2014) in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Kinard was arrested along with a 40-year-old woman after he allegedly admitted to police that he paid the woman $20 for sex.

Kinard, 54, played for Clemson University from 1979-82 and is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame. He played in the NFL for 8 seasons with the New York Giants (1983-89) and the Houston Oilers (1990).

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NFL Network Analyst, Former NFL Player Darren Sharper Arrested

Name: Darren Sharper
Known For: NFL Network Analyst, Former NFL Player
Charge: Suspicion of Rape
Story:

Former NFL defensive back and current NFL Network analyst Darren Sharper was arrested on Friday (January 17, 2014) in Los Angeles, California.

Sharper is accused of two sexual assaults, one that occurred in October 2013 and another in January 2014.

Sharper, 38, was later released on $200,000 bail.

Sharper played 14 seasons in the NFL with the Green Bay Packers (1997–2004), the Minnesota Vikings (2005–08), and the New Orleans Saints (2009–10). Sharper has been working as an analyst for NFL Network. He has been suspended without pay following his arrest.

UPDATE: Sharper was charged on Friday (February 14, 2104).

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