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Lions LB Trevor Bates Pleads Not Guilty to Three Charges While Still in Psychiatric Ward

Lions linebacker Trevor Bates has been arraigned from a hospital psychiatric ward on charges he punched a New York City police officer after failing to pay a taxi fare, the Associated Press reports. The 25-year-old pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges including assault, resisting arrest and theft of services. His lawyer says they’re looking forward […]

Former Lions WR Young Has Criminal Case Delayed – Undergoing Treatment

The often-postponed criminal case against former NFL receiver Titus Young was delayed again Tuesday when it was announced in court that Young is undergoing unspecified treatment in a Los Angeles-area hospital, David Leon Moore of USA Today reports. “He’s receiving treatment and is in a safe place,” Young’s attorney, Brian Hurwitz, said, after a brief […]

Police Wrap Up Investigation of Accident Involving Suh

Police in a Detroit suburb say they have closed their investigation into a traffic accident involving Lions defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh. In a statement Friday, Dearborn police say the accident was minor and fault cannot be determined. Suh declined to comment after practice. Steve Vines of Livonia says it’s not minor and he has at […]

Lions Terminate the Contract of CB Aaron Berry

The Lions have terminated the contract of cornerback Aaron Berry following his second offseason arrest Saturday, according to Berry was arrested and charged in Harrisburg, Pa., on three counts of simple assault. He was also arrested for DUI in Harrisburg less than one month ago on suspicion of DUI.

CB Aaron Berry Arrested and Charged with Three Counts of Simple Assault

Lions cornerback Aaron Berry was arrested for the second time in a month on Saturday. Berry was arrested in his hometown of Harrisburg (Pa.) and charged with three counts of simple assault for allegedly brandishing a firearm. Berry was arrested last month for DUI, two counts of accidents involving unattended vehicles and two counts of […]

Fairley to Plead Not Guilty on DUI, Eluding Police Charges

The attorney for Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley said Wednesday he electronically filed an appearance on Fairley’s behalf for his arraignment set for 9:30 a.m. EST Thursday in Mobile, Ala, the Detroit Free Press reports. Fairley faces misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence of alcohol and attempting to elude police in connection with his […]

CB Aaron Berry Arrested for DUI, Hitting Parked Vehicle and Not Stopping for Police

Not a good offseason for the Lions when it comes to staying out of trouble. Reports state that Lions cornerback Aaron Berry was arrested early on Saturday for driving under the influence, two counts of hitting parked vehicles, and also two counts failure to stop for police. Paradigm Sports Management, the agency for Berry, issued […]

Judge Orders Arrest of Former Lions WR Charles Rogers

A judge has ordered the arrest of Charles Rogers after the former Lions wide receiver failed to appear at a court hearing in Saginaw. The 31-year-old is charged with making a malicious phone call and conspiring to commit that crime on March 5-6, and possessing marijuana, possessing an open container of alcohol in a motor […]