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Former UCLA star Billy Knight was facing child abuse charges before his suicide
July 12th, 2018

Former UCLA star Billy Knight was facing child abuse charges before his suicide Former UCLA basketball star Billy Knight who was found dead Sunday night in an apparent suicide in Phoenix after posting a heartwrenching video on YouTube was facing child sex charges. Arizona’s Maricopa County sheriff’s officials confirmed that Knight 39, was arrested last…

Cops: Former NBA player Tyler Honeycutt shot and killed himself during hours-long standoff
July 11th, 2018

Former NBA player Tyler Honeycutt shot and killed himself during standoff Former basketball NBA player Tyler Honeycutt shot and killed himself on Saturday morning. The 27-year-old former UCLA star was allegedly acting erratically when his mother contacted authorities on Friday night, ABC7 reported. He then started opening fire at responding police, who proceeded to shoot back….

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy denies domestic abuse allegations

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy denies domestic abuse allegations Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy has vehemently denied accusations made on social media that he was involved in the physical assault of his ex-girlfriend during a home invasion. The comments were in response to allegations made by a friend of McCoy’s former girlfriend, De…

Former NFL player Brandon Browner arrested for threatening ex-girlfriend, violating restraining order
July 9th, 2018

Authorities in Southern California arrested former NFL cornerback Brandon Browner on a litany of charges after illegally breaking and entering into his ex-girlfriend’s home outside Los Angeles Sunday evening despite having a restraining order against him. Police officials in La Verne said Browner “allegedly physically harmed and threatened to kill the woman after breaking into…

NFL defensive lineman Barry Cofield arrested on heroin charges and ramming a police car
July 7th, 2018

Authorities in Florida arrested former New York Giants and Washington Redskins defensive lineman Barry Cofield on heroin possession charges Tuesday following a brief pursuit, which saw him ram a cop car. The former member of the Giants’ Super Bowl XLII-winning team was arrested Tuesday in Lake Mary on charges of possession of heroin, fleeing and…

Drug traffickers using World Cup merchandise to help smuggle cocaine
June 28th, 2018

The method of using World Cup merchandise to smuggle cocaine around the globe exemplifies a longstanding relationship between drug trafficking and soccer, widely considered the world’s most popular sport. Fourteen cocaine-doused shirts resembling the Colombian national soccer team’s uniform were confiscated by Colombian authorities at the international airport in Bogotá on June 22nd. Colombian officials…

Older brother of Giants’ DB Janoris Jenkins charged with manslughter

Authorities in New Jersey charged the older brother of Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins with manslaughter Wednesday in connection with the death of a music producer whose body was found in the home of the NFL player. The Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office announced Wednesday afternoon the arrest of 34-year-old William Jenkins, an ex-con, for aggravated manslaughter…

The difficulties of Rafa Marquez on Mexico’s World Cup squad amid U.S. blacklist designation for alleged drug trafficking ties
June 27th, 2018

The shine radiating off the Mexican national soccer team is currently at its brightest. The massive opening-game win over defending champions Germany followed by the victory over South Korea made El Tri one of the World Cup’s biggest talking points. This tournament always had the ability to be an important one for Mexico. The focus…

Body found in home of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins

Body found in the home of New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins Authorities in New Jersey have confirmed that a body was discovered at the New Jersey home where New York Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins lives. The Bergen County prosecutor’s office says it is investigating a death at the house in Fair Lawn, about 10…

Former NFL defensive end Keith McCants arrested on drug-related charges

Authorities in Florida arrested former NFL defensive lineman and University of Alabama All-American Keith McCants on drug-related charges earlier this week. Pinellas County Sheriff’s deputies arrested the 50-year-old Keith McCants early Monday near St. Petersburg on a felony count of possession of crack cocaine and driving with a suspended license, according to ESPN. The former…