Former NFL running back Ahman Green avoided jail time with a plea agreement that dismissed a felony child-abuse charge, the Associated Press reports.
Green, 41, pleaded no contest to criminal damage to property and disorderly conduct. He received 18 months probation, per the AP.
The Brown County (Wisconsin) Sheriff’s Office arrested Green last June after he was accused of striking his daughter in the head. In a statement, Green said he entered the plea to spare his daughter the emotional trauma of trial.
Dixon became expendable when the Broncos signed Marquette King, the former Raiders punter. The Broncos would have cut Dixon if they were not able to deal him away, and the Giants pick up Dixon’s salary of $630,000 for this season and $770,000 in 2019.The NFL is the world’s most powerful entertainment machine, but even it can’t mess with stars like Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift or Beyonc茅.
Thirteen superstar concerts at NFL stadiums this fall forced the league to juggle its schedule to make sure teams didn’t play at home the same weekend as the concert.
Although the schedule/concert juggling act happens every year, there seems to be a greater number of concerts 鈥?and scheduling headaches 鈥?this year.
The Bengals stayed in Ohio with their first-round draft pick.
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With the 21st overall pick in the 2018 NFL draft, Cincinnati took Ohio State center Billy Price.
Price was the second consecutive center drafted, following Frank Ragnow at No. 20 to the Lions. There Authentic Justise Winslow Jersey was some talk that the Bengals were high on Ragnow and would have taken him if he had still been on the board, but with Ragnow gone it was on to the next-best center.
Price was a state player of the year in Ohio in high school, and he started a whopping 55 consecutive games for the Buckeyes in college, so he’s well known to football fans in the state of Ohio. They’ll like what they’re getting in Cincinnati.
There’s a lot of personality stuff there that I’ll be interested to see if somebody takes a shot on him in the first round, an AFC scout said.