Chicago Bears cornerback Deiondre' Hall and Green Bay Packers cornerback Makinton Dorleant were arrested Saturday in Cedar Falls, Iowa. According to multiple media reports, Hall was cited for disorderly conduct, public intoxication and interference, and Dorleant was cited for interference. Cedar Falls authorities responded to a disturbance at Sharky’s Funhouse on Saturday where a bouncer says he was assaulted.
Sunday evening while at the annual NFL owners meeting in Phoenix, Washington Redskins team President Bruce Allen finally spoke with reporters about various issues that have been plaguing the team this offseason. The status of a long-term deal with the quarterback Kirk Cousins and the termination of general manager Scot McCloughan were high on the list of questions by the media. Allen gave assurances that Cousins was in the team’s future. He said that McCloughan was fired to provide ‘clarity’ and he said that the good of the team was his responsibility. This perhaps not what the former GM’s wife took away from Allen’s comments however and Jessica McCloughan took to Twitter… maybe… to announce
Chicago Bears wide receiver Deonte Thompson has testified in the double-murder trial of ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez. The former New England Patriots tight end played football with Thompson at the University of Florida. Thompson testified Monday about a Florida party he invited Hernandez to in February 2013. Hernandez smiled when Thompson referred to him as “my guy.” Thompson's team, then the Baltimore Ravens, had just won the Super Bowl. Thompson said he remembers Hernandez introducing Alexander Bradley as “my homie” and said they appeared to be good friends. Prosecutors say Hernandez shot Bradley days later because he feared Bradley would tell authorities he saw Hernandez kill two men in Boston