The Bears haven’t had the best couple of days. First came the arrest of second-year cornerback Deiondre’ Hall. Now comes wide receiver Deonte Thompson’s odd choice of words when describing Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots tight end currently on trial for double murder. When testifying at Hernandez’s trial, Thompson referred to the defendant as “my guy.” The two were teammates during their college days at the University of Florida. The Bears pass-catcher finds himself in the middle of the Hernandez trial because of a party he threw in February of 2013 shortly after the Ravens, his then-team, won the Super Bowl. Hernandez allegedly shot Alexander Bradley, a supposed witness to
Fans thinking that the Redskins might have a major shift in their draft philosophy after the abrupt firing of Scot McCloughan should think again. McCloughan always talked about taking the best player on the board regardless of need. Bruce Allen says that the final say on who gets taken when the Redskins are on the clock will come down to the grade.
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.