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Dolphins defensive end Tony McDaniel resets arrest meter

Dolphins defensive end Tony McDaniel was arrested Saturday on a misdemeanor battery charge.

He appeared in a Broward County courtroom Sunday morning.  According to police and court records, McDaniel is accused of domestic violence.  
McDaniel was released from jail at 10:00 a.m. Sunday on $3,500 bond.
This is McDaniel’s first arrest as a pro, but he was kicked off the University of Tennessee football team in 2005 for assaulting a fellow student during a pick-up basketball game.  
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Police say Cowboys FB Anderson brandished gun

An initial report about Cowboys fullback Deon Anderson’s Tuesday morning arrest made the situation sound relatively minor.

Anderson has much bigger problems than unpaid traffic tickets.  
Addison, Texas police have issued a warrant for Anderson’s arrest on a new charge of deadly conduct.  The Cowboys’ fourth-year lead blocker allegedly pulled a gun on a man following an altercation at the BlackFinn restaurant.
The Dallas Morning News has the police report.
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Cowboys FB Deon Anderson resets arrest meter

Cowboys fullback Deon Anderson was arrested Tuesday morning on traffic warrants.

The warrants were discovered upon police search after officers were called to a disturbance involving Anderson.
Anderson was involved in a confrontation with a restaurant valet and security guard.  The three people “exchanged words” outside the BlackFinn restaurant in Addison, Texas.  The Cowboys’ lead blocker claims he used no profanity.
Anderson was released on bond at 7:20 a.m. Tuesday morning.
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Report: Onterrio Smith arrested

Onterrio Smith, the ex-Minnesota Vikings running back whose promising NFL career was cut short in large part because of drug problems, was reportedly jailed last night on drug charges.

The Sacramento Bee reports that Smith was a passenger in a car that was pulled over for speeding on Interstate 80 in Truckee, California, at around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday. The driver was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence, and Smith was arrested after a routine check revealed that he had an outstanding warrant from Sacramento for possession of a controlled substance.

Smith’s bail was set at $15,000.

Smith had 107 carries for 579 yards as a rookie in 2003 and 124 carries for 544 yards in 2004, but he never played in an NFL game after being suspended for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy during the 2005 off-season. He is best remembered as the player who was stopped in the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport with dried urine and a device called the Original Whizzinator.

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Former Ravens lineman Brown arrested

Whoa, former Raven and Browns offensive lineman Orlando “Zeus” Brown apparently has a far different idea of what a “tour” consists of than the normal person.

Brown was arrested Friday for allegedly breaking into the Cockeysville, Maryland home of his ex-wife while she was away on a five-week vacation. Brown was charged with third-degree burglary and malicious destruction of property valued at less than $500.  

Mira Brown accused her ex-husband of breaking in while she was away for five weeks in July and August. She alleges he “broke the front story door, tore down the basemen curtains, defecated in a basemen toilet and ransacked her closet.” (At least he didn’t ransack her toilet and defecate in her closet, right Dookie?)

Mira Brown said she received two texts from Orlando Brown’s phone which said he “toured” the house while she was away.

Brown, you may remember, was the Cleveland Browns player struck in the eye by an officials flag causing injury and a Brown meltdown in which he shoved the official.

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