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Redskins Safety Montae Nicholson Won’t Play Saturday Following Arrest

Redskins safety Montae Nicholson has been ruled out for Saturday’s game at Tennessee following his arrest earlier this week., the Associated Press reports. Nicholson was arrested early Tuesday morning and charged with assault and battery and being drunk in public stemming from a fight at a restaurant and retail complex near the team’s practice facility […]

Agent for Rookie WR Jamison Crowder Denies Domestic Abuse Allegations Against Client

The agent for Redskins 4th round draft pick Jamison Crowder is denying his client’s domestic abuse allegations to ESPN on Thursday after pictures of a woman with bruises and cuts in her mouth were posted on his Instagram. Agent Tory Dandy says that the rookie wide receiver’s social media accounts was hacked. Sports Illustrated has […]

Fred Davis Charged With DUI A Day After Suspension

Redskins tight end Fred Davis was arrested Thursday afternoon in Fairfax County and charged with driving under the influence, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports. The arrest comes just a day after Davis was suspended indefinitely Wednesday by the NFL for violating the league’s substance abuse policy. Yesterday, at 3:45 p.m., Fairfax County police […]

Owner Of Nightclub Charged In Assault Of Tackle Williams

The man who assaulted Redskins left tackle Trent Williams in a Honolulu nightclub was the club’s owner, Michael Miske Jr., police told Michael Tsai of the the Honolulu Star Adviser. According to police, Miske struck Williams, who was in Hawaii for today’s Pro Bowl, in the head with a dangerous instrument, reportedly a Champagne bottle, […]

Rookie QB Griffin Target Of Extortion

A former Baylor basketball player is facing a federal extortion charge for allegedly threatening to release “derogatory information” about Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III unless he was paid. Richard Khamir Hurd, 25, was arraigned Monday in federal court in Waco. His bond was set at $25,000. A person familiar with the situation told The […]

Trial Date Set for Alleged Gunman in Taylor Slaying

The alleged gunman in the slaying of Redskins safety Sean Taylor will stand trial beginning April 16. A Miami judge set the date on Friday, moving along a process that has been years in the waiting. Taylor died a day after he was shot in his Miami area home Nov. 27, 2007. Eric Rivera Jr., […]

Haynesworth’s “road rage” case dismissed

Courtesy of The Associated Press, via ESPN: FAIRFAX, Va. — A northern Virginia judge has dismissed a road-rage assault charge against Washington Redskins defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth after the player reached an agreement with the alleged victim. Under Virginia law, a judge can dismiss misdemeanor assaults under a provision called “accord and satisfaction,” in which […]

Haynesworth trial postponed

From The Washington Post’s “The Crime Scene” blog: The misdemeanor assault trial of Redskins lineman Albert Haynesworth, set for Thursday morning in Fairfax County General District Court, was postponed until next week. Defense attorney Steve Merril told District Court Judge Mark Simmons he hoped to reach an “accord and satisfaction” by May 31, the new […]