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49ers LB Reuben Foster has marijuana charge dismissed

Friday, May 25th, 2018

A misdemeanor marijuana charge against San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, was dismissed Friday afternoon. The Tuscaloosa County District Court confirmed Friday that the second-degree charge, which stemmed from a Jan. 12 arrest, had been dismissed on the condition that Foster pay court costs, which amount to a $100 bail bond fee. The Tuscaloosa District Attorney's office told ESPN that Foster also completed a court-ordered diversion program, which included taking substance-abuse classes, and had several months of clean drug screen results.

Report: Marijuana charge against 49ers’ Foster dismissed

Friday, May 25th, 2018

Two days after domestic violence charges against him were dropped, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster got some more good news. A pending misdemeanor marijuana case in Alabama was dropped on Friday after Foster completed a diversion program, according to 49ers beat writer Matt Barrows. "Per Tuscaloosa district attorney's office, Reuben Foster's misdemeanor marijuana case there has been dismissed after he completed a diversion course there," Barrow tweeted.

Report: Marijuana charge against 49ers’ Foster dismissed

Friday, May 25th, 2018

Two days after domestic violence charges against him were dropped, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster got some more good news. A pending misdemeanor marijuana case in Alabama was dropped on Friday after Foster completed a diversion program, according to 49ers beat writer Matt Barrows. "Per Tuscaloosa district attorney's office, Reuben Foster's misdemeanor marijuana case there has been dismissed after he completed a diversion course there," Barrow tweeted.

Cowboys’ Terrance Williams now claims Vikings’ Kendall Wright crashed his Lamborghini

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams now claims that Vikings wide receiver Kendall Wright crashed his Lamborghini on Saturday that led to Williams’ arrest, directly contradicting both his initial statement to police and his public statement after the arrest. Terrance Williams was arrested early Saturday morning near his Dallas-area home and charged with public intoxication after police found his blue Lamborghini crashed into a light pole not far from the Cowboys’ practice facility in Frisco, Texas.

Report: Richie Incognito paranoid, believed he was an NSA agent at time of dumbbell incident

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

On Wednesday, Richie Incognito was reportedly detained for an involuntary mental evaluation after being accused of throwing tennis balls and a dumbbell at another person at a Boca Raton, Florida gym. The police reports of the incident were made public on Thursday and point to more trouble for the former former Buffalo Bills and Miami Dolphins offensive lineman. Per CBS Sports, which obtained the reports, Incognito told police when they arrived that he believed he was an NSA agent.

Attorney: Cowboys wide receiver Williams misspoke about crash

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Dallas Cowboys wideout Terrance Williams mistakenly told police that former Baylor teammate and current Minnesota Vikings wideout Kendall Wright was driving his Lamborghini when it crashed over the weekend, according to Williams' attorney. Chip Lewis, Williams' attorney, told the Dallas Morning News on Thursday that Williams -- not Wright -- was driving the car when it crashed early Saturday morning.

Attorney: Cowboys WR Williams misspoke about crash

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Dallas Cowboys wideout Terrance Williams mistakenly told police that former Baylor teammate and current Minnesota Vikings wideout Kendall Wright was driving his Lamborghini when it crashed over the weekend, according to Williams' attorney. Chip Lewis, Williams' attorney, told the Dallas Morning News on Thursday that Williams -- not Wright -- was driving the car when it crashed early Saturday morning.

Charges dropped, Foster rejoins 49ers

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

A day after domestic violence charges against him were dropped, San Francisco 49ers linebacker Reuben Foster was back with his teammates on Thursday. Foster joined the club's voluntary organized team activities in Santa Clara, Calif. He was with the team in an official capacity for the first time in more than a month. On Wednesday, Santa Clara (Calif.) County Judge Nona L. Klippen dropped two felony domestic violence charges against Foster.

Police: Incognito threw weights before hospitalization

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Police took veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito to a mental hospital after he allegedly threw weights and tennis balls at gym employees and another patron and told officers the government is spying on him, according to a report released Thursday. Boca Raton police say a patron at Life Time Athletic, Mark O'Brien, told officers James Brown and Dave Rosenthal he was jogging on the outdoor track when he saw Incognito acting angry. O'Brien said he tried to calm Incognito, but as he walked away, the former Buffalo Bill threw a tennis ball at his foot, tried to run him over with a weighted pushing sled and then threw two weights - one into the pool and another at him, which missed.

Cowboys’ Terrance Williams told police ex-teammate Kendall Wright responsible for crash

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Terrance Williams told Frisco police that former Baylor teammate and current Minnesota Vikings receiver Kendall Wright was responsible for the accident involving Williams' Lamborghini last weekend, according to the police report.? Williams was arrested for public intoxication, a Class C misdemeanor, and was later released on a $369 bond from the Frisco Detention Center. Police are still investigating the cause of the accident in which Williams' Lamborghini crashed into a light pole not far from the Cowboys' practice facility.