New York Jets Hard Knocked: WR Braylon Edwards Arrested On DWI Charge

September 21, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

New York Jets star wide receiver Braylon Edwards became the latest headache for the team early this morning after he was arrested on a drunken driving charge.
NYPD police had originally pulled Edwards over for having overly-tinted windows.
However, when they approached the wide receiver the smell of alcohol wreaked on his breath, prompting an immediate Breathalyzer test.
Upon further review, Edwards was flagged for DWI as he blew a 0.16- exactly double the New York State limit of 0.08.

Edwards is currently being held in NYPD custody, awaiting his official arraignment later this afternoon.
The Jets and GM Mike Tannenbaum have released a statement on their team website regarding Edwards' arrest.
"We are very disappointed in Braylon's actions this morning. The Player Protect program is in place for our organization to prevent this situation. Braylon is aware of this program and showed poor judgment.
"We are reviewing the information with the league a...

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