Former fourth overall pick Cedric Benson was pulled over this past weekend for a DUI, according to several reports.
According to The Associated Press, the Steelers assistant coach on Tuesday was fined $300 after pleading guilty to a disorderly conduct citation stemming from a January incident with Cheap Goalie Jerseys a bar bouncer and police officer outside a Pittsburgh bar.
The Pittsburgh Bureau of Police also posted two videos of the incident on Facebook, which showed the altercation at different angles.
Following the Steelers’ playoff win over the Dolphins, Porter lifted a doorman off the ground then got into a physical scuffle with the officer before being arrested on charges of assault, resisting arrest, trespassing and disorderly conduct.
The charges later were reduced, and the Steelers placed him on an indefinite leave, though he was absent less than a week.
Porter could face league discipline for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy, though a punishment typically isn’t handed down until a case has run its course in court.
Eason is the only starting quarterback in Super Bowl history who failed to complete a pass in the big game. He had a miserable outing against the daunting ‘85 Bears, who sacked him three times for a loss of 28 yards and caused him to fumble. He was only on the field for six offensive possessions (15 plays total), which resulted in four three-and-outs and two turnovers.
The Pats benched him midway through the second quarter for Steve Grogan, who finished the game completing 17 of 30 passes for 177 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions.