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TURD WATCH II FINAL POLICE BLOTTER

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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2 Responses to “TURD WATCH II FINAL POLICE BLOTTER”
  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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