Former Minnesota Vikings linebacker Erin Henderson, who was released by the team on Feb. 7, will make his first court appearance Monday to face five charges stemming from his Jan. 1 arrest for drunken driving and drug possession.
Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent avoided prison Friday and instead was sentenced to 180 days in jail and 10 years of probation for a drunken car crash that killed his friend and teammate, Jerry Brown.
Former Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent's case in a fatal wreck that left his close friend and teammate dead will soon head to a jury, after his attorneys finished their case in one day, arguing again that he wasn't drunk during the crash.
Wide receiver Jerome Simpson, who was charged this week with two counts of drunken driving after being arrested last Saturday, will play for the Vikings on Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks, coach Leslie Frazier said.
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson, who was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving Saturday morning, apologized Monday for the attention he brought to the team, adding that he plans to play Sunday against the Seattle Seahawks.