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Darius Leonard compares coverage of Deshaun Watson and Chad Wheeler

One specific narrative has emerged in the wake of the 20 lawsuits and counting that have been filed against Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson. That narrative acquired some legitimacy when Colts linebacker Darius Leonard recently supported it on social media. The argument goes like this: Media outlets are aggressively covering the allegations against Watson while ignoring [more]

Audio of Chad Wheeler arrest emerges

Last month’s incident involving former Seahawks offensive lineman Chad Wheeler resulted in an arrest. The arrest came after an intense physical struggle with police, as illustrated by the audio produced by the body cameras worn by police. The audio, obtained by, begins with police kicking down Wheeler’s down. Then comes a chaotic struggle with [more]

Chad Wheeler’s trial date moved to June

The trial date for former Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman Chad Wheeler’s domestic violence case has been moved to June, according to Brady Henderson of Wheeler has pleaded not guilty to charges of first-degree domestic violence assault, domestic violence unlawful imprisonment and resisting arrest of his girlfriend in an incident that left her with multiple [more]

Chad Wheeler’s victim will permanently have a steel plate and bolts in her arm

Technically, former NFL offensive lineman Chad Wheeler enjoys, as does every American citizen charged with criminal conduct, the presumption of innocence. The evidence, however, of the crimes he committed against Alleah Taylor is obvious. Barring an argument that it wasn’t him — an argument he has not tried to make — Wheeler inflicted violence against [more]

Chad Wheeler’s victim speaks out

Free-agent offensive lineman Chad Wheeler faces domestic violences charges, based on shocking accusations from his former girlfriend, Alleah Taylor. Last week, Wheeler pleaded not guilty to charges of first-degree domestic violence assault, domestic violence unlawful imprisonment and resisting arrest. Taylor has spoken to CBS This Morning. The full interview debuts on Wednesday. On Tuesday, the show [more]

Chad Wheeler pleads not guilty in domestic violence case

Free agent offensive tackle Chad Wheeler pleaded not guilty Monday to charges of first-degree domestic violence assault, domestic violence unlawful imprisonment and resisting arrest, Brady Henderson of ESPN reports. Wheeler’s pre-trial release requires him to remain in Washington state. His case-setting hearing is scheduled for Feb. 11. According to Henderson, the victim appeared in court [more]

Players still want NFL to take action against Chad Wheeler

The Seahawks apparently hoped that they’d be able to quietly deal with tackle Chad Wheeler’s deeply disturbing arrest for suspicion of domestic violence. The NFL continues to quietly deal with the situation. Players are not happy about that. Per a league source, multiple players want the league office to issue a strong statement against Wheeler [more]

Chad Wheeler formally charged after domestic violence arrest

Free agent offensive tackle Chad Wheeler was formally charged Wednesday following his Friday arrest on suspicion of domestic violence. The King County prosecutor’s office filed criminal charges against Wheeler of first-degree domestic violence assault, domestic violence unlawful imprisonment and resisting arrest, Brady Henderson of ESPN reports. He allegedly strangled his girlfriend until she lost consciousness, [more]

Seahawks cut Chad Wheeler

The Seahawks have acted quickly after offensive tackle Chad Wheeler was arrested on domestic violence and assault charges. Seattle officially waived Wheeler today, according to the league’s transaction wire. As a practical matter, the move doesn’t make a big difference. Wheeler was going to become a free agent in March anyway, and the Seahawks had [more]

Seahawks release statement on Chad Wheeler who is “no longer on the team”

Chad Wheeler technically remains on the Seahawks’ roster until March when the new league year begins. But the team made clear it has no intention of offering the offensive tackle a tender. Wheeler is scheduled to become a restricted free agent, and his career surely is over after the shocking details of his arrest for [more]

Report: Chad Wheeler won’t be back with the Seahawks

The Seahawks haven’t said it directly. But they should. Instead, they’ve leaked to NFL Media that tackle Chad Wheeler won’t be back with the team after his recent arrest for suspicion of domestic violence, an incident that generated shocking details. To not bring Wheeler back, the Seahawks need to do not a thing. He’s due [more]

Despite serious allegations, Seahawks tackle Chad Wheeler makes bail

The shocking details of the incident resulting in the arrest of Seahawks tackle Chad Wheeler are made only more shocking by the fact that he’s currently among the free. Wheeler has been released on $400,000 bond after being arrested and details for suspicion of felony domestic violence. He allegedly strangled his girlfriend to the point [more]

Seahawks tackle Chad Wheeler arrested on domestic violence, assault charges

Seattle Seahawks tackle Chad Wheeler was in jail on Monday night following a Saturday arrest on assault and domestic violence charges, according to Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times. Police responded to a call of a woman locked in a bathroom amidst a physical fight with her boyfriend. Wheeler is alleged to have strangled the [more]

Jared Goff, John Wolford both active for Rams

The Rams still have not announced a starting quarterback, but there may be a clue within the club’s inactives. Jared Goff and John Wolford are both active for Los Angeles in the wild-card matchup with Seattle. Third quarterback Blake Bortles is inactive, which is an indication that Goff is at least healthy enough to play. [more]

Seahawks promote Chad Wheeler, elevate Ray-Ray Armstrong from practice squad

The Seattle Seahawks have promoted tackle Chad Wheeler from their practice squad and elevated linebacker Ray-Ray Armstrong from the squad ahead of Sunday’s game against the New York Jets. Wheeler had already been elevated from the practice squad twice this season in Week 1 against Atlanta Falcons and last week against the New York Giants. [more]