Sixteen players arrested since lockout started March 12

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Adolpho Birch, the NFL's senior vice president of labor policy and player development, said this offseason that players will be held accountable under the league's personal-conduct policy for infractions committed during the lockout, which started March 12. Sixteen players, including Kenny Britt of the Tennessee Titans twice, have been arrested since that date.

They are:

» Akeem Jordan, LB, Philadelphia Eagles -- Arrested June 19 and charged with misdemeanor assualt and battery in Virginia.

» Raheem Brock, DE, Seattle Seahawks -- Arrested June 16 and charged with theft after reportedly walking out on a $27 bill at the Copabanana in Philadelphia.

» Javarris James, RB, Indianapolis Colts -- Arrested June 9 and charged with marijuana possession in Fort Myers, Fla.

» Kenny Britt, WR, Tennessee Titans -- Arrested June 8 in New Jersey on two counts of resisting arrest.

» Garrett Wolfe, RB, Chicago Bears -- Arrested May 22 and charged with retail theft, disorderly conduct, assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest with violence.

» Alex Magee, DE, Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Arrested May 9 and charged with possession of marijuana and driving on tags expired for more than six months.

» Antwan Applewhite, LB, San Diego Chargers -- Arrested May 6 and charged with driving under the influence.

» William Moore, S, Atlanta Falcons -- Arrested April 19 and charged with speeding, driving with a suspended license and failure to appear.

» Kenny Britt, WR, Tennessee Titans -- Arrested April 12 and charged with eluding a police officer and lying to an officer, hindering apprehension and obstructing governmental function.

» Mike Vrabel, LB, Kansas City Chiefs -- Arrested April 4 and charged with theft at the Belterra Casino Resort in Florence, Ind.

» Louis Murphy, WR, Oakland Raiders -- After being pulled over April 3 in Gainesville, Fla., for playing music too loud, Murphy was arrested and charged with possession of a drug without a valid prescription, failure to obey a police officer and resisting arrest without violence.

» Aqib Talib, CB, Tampa Bay Buccaneers -- Talib turned himself in to Dallas-area police March 30 on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

» Jason Peters, OT, Philadelphia Eagles -- After being pulled over March 26 in Shreveport, La., for playing music too loud, Peters was charged with violating the city's loud music ordinance and resisting arrest.

» Johnny Jolly, DT, Green Bay Packers -- A March 25 traffic stop led to Jolly's arrest on possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute. Police said Jolly was found with a bottle containing 600 grams of codeine.

» Bryan McCann, CB, Dallas Cowboys -- Arrested March 19 in Dallas and charged with public intoxication.

» Mario Henderson, DT, free agent -- The former Raider was arrested March 17 in Fort Myers, Fla. Police pulled him over for playing music too loud and charged him with carrying a concealed firearm.

» Chris Cook, CB, Minnesota Vikings -- Arrested March 12 in Lynchburg, Va., on a misdemeanor charge of brandishing a firearm.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.



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