Joey Porter Arrested, Miami Dolphins Dodge Bullet

March 29, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

You'll have to excuse Tony Sparano and the rest of the Miami Dolphins organization if they are breathing a sigh of relief today...and maybe even chuckling a bit.
Authorities in Bakersfield, Ca., are reporting that troubled linebacker Joey Porter of the Arizona Cardinals has been arrested on suspicion of drunk driving and is also being accused of assaulting an officer and resisting arrest.  
While this comes at a very bad time for Porter, who just signed a three-year, $17.5 million contract with the Cardinals, it seems the Miami Dolphins just dodged a massive bullet.
The Dolphins brass has been extremely disappointed with their players' conduct so far in this offseason. The Associated Press quotes coach Tony Sparano as saying "I'm not happy with any of this. That is for sure, I'm absolutely not happy with any of it. Any time any player, anybody, brings a negative light to the organization in any way, I'm not happy about it."
Ronnie Brown became the third Dolphin...

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