For 32 NFL teams, training camps can’t open soon enough.
Yet another player has been arrested, again for drunk driving. According to 97.9 XFM in Effingham, Illinois, Chiefs cornerback Donald Washington was arrested there on Thursday.
Stopped on I-70 for speeding on Thursday afternoon, an Illinois State Police trooper detected the odor of marijuana. He found a small quantity in a backpack in the trunk.
He was charged with driving under the influence of drugs, unlawful possession of marijuana, speeding and driving on a suspended license.
Bond was set at a whopping $20,000. Washington reportedly is due in court on August 23.
Washington, who played college football at Ohio State, is entering his fourth NFL season. He appeared in 12 games with three starts in 2011 and 12 games with two starts in 2010.