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Our “Turd Watch II” game ran from the day after Super Bowl XLII through the day after Super Bowl XLIII.  The full list of arrests and other incidents appears below.

2/2/09: Chargers DT Jamal Williams is arrested for suspicion of DUI.

1/24/09: Seahawks LB Leroy Hill is charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession.

1/24/09: Steelers TE Jonathan Dekker is charged with obstruction of justice.

1/16/09:  Saints LB Jonathan Vilma is arrested for reckless driving and resisting arrest.

1/11/09:  Cowboys DE Anthony Spencer is arrested for public intoxication and disorderly conduct.

1/6/09:  Chargers WR Vincent Jackson is arrested for suspicion of DUI.

1/1/09:  Bills S Ko Simpson is charged with hindering a police investigation.

12/21/08:  Jaguars DB Travarous Bain is arrested for driving on a suspended license.

12/7/08:  Panthers OL Jeremy Bridges is arrested for two counts of assault and one count of communicating threats; all are misdemeanors.

12/1/08:  Giants WR Plaxico Burress is charged with two felonies arising from his allegedly illegal possession of a firearm.

11/29/08:  Jets DE Shaun Ellis is arrested for marijuana possession.

11/13/08:  Giants OT Kareem McKenzie is charged with DUI.

11/11/08:  Bengals DT Jason Shirley is convicted of DUI and hit and run.

10/27/08:  Chiefs RB Larry Johnson is charged with simple assault.

10/23/08:  Steelers WR Santonio Holmes is charged with marijuana possession.

10/18/08:  Bucs LB Matt McCoy is arrested for DUI.  (Because he was cut within a week after the charges, the Buccaneers accrue no points.)

10/13/08:  It is reported for the first time that Chiefs RB Larry Johnson is facing simple assault charges.

9/28/08:  Giants RB Danny Ware is arrested for being a pedestrian under the influence and a pedestrian in the roadway.

9/15/08:  Falcons S Lawyer Milloy is arrested for DUI.

9/14/08:  Raiders DT Tommy Kelly is arrested for DUI.

9/12/08:  Broncos WR Brandon Marshall pleads guilty to DUI.

9/10/08:  Colts DT Ed Johnson is arrested for marijuana possession.  (The three points weren’t charged because the Colts cut Johnson the same day.)

8/30/08:  Jaguars RB Fred Taylor is cited for disorderly conduct.

8/30/08:  Panthers CB Ricardo Colclough is arrested for DUI.  (The three points were not charged to the Panthers because Colclough was cut within a week after the arrest.)

8/20/08:  Texans FB Jameel Cook is arrested for marijuana possession.  (The three points were not charged to the Texans because they cut Cook within a week after the arrest.)

7/21/08:  Bucs S Donte Nicholson is charged with misdemeanor battery and resisting arrest.

7/16/08:  Broncos CB Carl Paymah is convicted of DUI and careless driving.

7/10/08:  Jaguars WR Matt Jones is arrested for felony possession of a controlled substance.

7/9/08:  Pats RB Kevin Faulk pleads no contest to marijuana possession.

7/8/08:  Packers DT Johnny Jolly is arrested for felony drug possession.

7/7/08:  Seahawks LB Lofa Tatupu pleads guilty to DUI.

6/30/08:  Pats DB Willie Andrews is arrested for assault with a dangerous weapon, a felony, and unlawful possession of a firearm.  (No points are assessed because the Pats cut Andrews the next day.)

6/28/08:  Ravens DB Derrick Martin is arrested for possession of marijuana.

6/27/08:  Bills RB Marshawn Lynch pleads guilty to failure to exercise due care, avoiding charges of hit-and-run.

6/24/08:  Cardinals OL Brandon Keith pleads guilty to misdemeanor rioting and interference with official acts.

6/24/08:  It is reported for the first time that Broncos WR Brandon Marshall was arrested for misdemeanor domestic battery on March 6.

6/24/08:  It is reported for the first time that LB Jordon Dizon was arrested six days before the draft for suspicion of DUI; he was drafted by the Lions six days later.

6/23/08:  Panthers WR Dwayne Jarrett pleads guilty to driving while impaired.

6/22/08:  Titans DE Jevon Kearse is arrested for DUI.

6/21/08:  Giants DB Geoffrey Pope is detained for questioning regarding potential felony battery charges.  (On June 23, Pope was cleared of all charges.)

6/18/08:  Cardinals RB J.J. Arrington is arrested for disorderly conduct.

6/15/08:  Falcons S Daren Stone is arrested for DUI.

6/13/08:  Titans WR Brandon Jones is arrested for misdemeanor possession of an unlawful firearm.

6/7/08:  Bears RB Cedric Benson is arrested for DUI.

5/30/08:  Jaguars S Gerald Sensabaugh is arrested for reckless driving; he was doing wheelies on a motorcycle.

5/24/08:  49ers LB Ezra Butler is arrested for DUI and possession of marijuana.  (No points are assessed in Turd Watch II because the 49ers cut Butler within a week after the arrest.)

5/20/08:  Saints DE Charles Grant is indicted on charges of involuntary manslaughter and misdemeanor fighting.

5/10/08:  Seahawks LB Lofa Tatupu is arrested for suspicion of DUI.

5/3/08:  Falcons LB Michael Boley is arrested and charged with misdemeanor battery.

5/3/08:  Bears RB Cedric Benson is arrested for boating while intoxicated and resisting arrest, both misdemeanors.

4/27/08:  Patriots OL Nick Kaczur is arrested for illegal prescription of painkillers.

4/27/08:  The Cardinals draft OT Brandon Keith with three pending misdemeanors —  disorderly conduct, rioting, and interfering with officials.

4/27/08:  The Titans draft LB Stanford Keglar with three pending misdemeanors — battery, false informing, and disorderly conduct.

4/27/08:  The Eagles draft CB Jack Ikegwuonu with a pending misdemeanor (criminal trespass) and a pending felony (residential burglary).

 4/27/08:  The Bengals draft DT Jason Shirley despite three pending misdemeanors — hit-and-run, driving under the influence, and driving with a blood-alcohol content of .08 percent or higher.

4/26/08:  The Chargers draft LB DeJuan Tribble despite a pending misdemeanor charge of assault and battery and a pending felony charge of assault and battery with a deadly weapon.

4/26/08:  The Lions draft OT Gosder Cherilus despite a pending misdemeanor charge of assault and battery and a pending felony charge of assault and battery with a deadly weapon.

4/26/08:  Lions S Kalvin Pearson is arrested for felony aggravated battery of a female, felony domestic battery by strangulation, and misdemeanor obstruction or opposing of an officer.

4/21/08:  Seahawks DT Rocky Bernard is arrested for investigation of domestic violence assault, a misdemeanor.

4/20/08:  Colts RB Kenton Keith is arrested on four misdemeanors — public intoxication, disorderly conduct, resisting law enforcement, and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

4/13/08:  49ers CB Donald Strickland has been arrested for misdemeanor public intoxication and misdemeanor resisting arrest.

4/11/08:  Dolphins FB Regan Mauia is arrested and charged with misdemeanor battery.

4/9/08:  Eagles DT Mike Patterson is found guilty of careless driving:  likely to endanger a person.

4/3/08:  Browns CB Kenny Wright is arrested and charged with unlawful restraint, evading arrest and fleeing, and possession of marijuana.

4/3/08:  Bengals WR Chris Henry is arrested for assault and criminal damaging.  (No points are assessed in Turd Watch II because the Bengals cut Henry that same day.)

3/28/08:  Giants LB Antonio Pierce pleads guilty to animal neglect.

3/19/08:  Steelers WR Cedrick Wilson is arrested for simple assault, harassment, and disorderly conduct.  (No points are assessed in Turd Watch II because the Steelers cut Wilson the next day.)

3/16/08:  Texans WR Jacoby Jones is arrested for misdemeanor DUI. 

3/15/08:  Titans RB Lendale White is cited for destruction of property, disobedience to a lawful order, and interference and resisting.

3/12/08:  Packers LB Nick Barnett pleads no contest to misdemeanor disorderly conduct.

3/11/08:  Titans assistant coach Chuck Cecil pleads guilty to reckless driving.

3/11/08:  Panthers WR Dwayne Jarrett is arrested for misdemeanor driving while impaired.

3/8/08:  Steelers LB James Harrison is arrested for misdemeanor assault and criminal mischief.

3/1/08:  Browns CB Kenny Wright is charged with possession of marijuana.

3/1/08:  Broncos DT Marcus Thomas is arrested for felony cocaine possession.

2/24/08:  Vikings LT Bryant McKinnie is arrested for felony aggravated battery, misdemeanor disorderly conduct, and resisting arrest without violence.

2/22/08:  Patriots RB Kevin Faulk is charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession.

2/19/08:  Raiders CB Fabian Washington is arrested for misdemeanor domestic battery.

2/19/08:  Broncos RB Andre Hall is arrested for driving on a revoked license, a misdemeanor.

2/17/08:  Texans WR Jerome Mathis is arrested for choking his pregnant girlfriend, a misdemeanor.

2/16/08:  Eagles DT Mike Patterson is arrested and charged with misdemeanor marijuana possession, driving while in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, and careless driving:  likely to endager a person.

2/15/08:  Bills WR Roscoe Parrish is arrested for misdemeanor DUI.

2/15/08:  Titans CB Pacman Jones pleads guilty to felony obstruction of a police officer.

2/5/08:  Pats DB Willie Andrews is arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, a felony.

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  1. MHacker says: Feb 8, 2009 6:54 PM

    Why do the Bengals get off without any points on Chris Henry? When there was need, they brought him back.

  2. fordman84 says: Mar 25, 2009 1:37 PM

    What are the Cowboys 6 points in 2008 from? And charges were dropped against Spencer, but he WAS arrested still so the points should stay.

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