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Ellis Pleads Guilty to Assault and Battery

Jets defensive lineman Kenrick Ellis pleaded guilty Monday to assault and battery stemming from a 2010 fight while attending college in Virginia. In a brief hearing in Hampton, Ellis entered an Alford plea, meaning he doesn’t admit guilt but acknowledges prosecutors could prove the case against him. Ellis was sentenced to 179 days in jail, […]

Kenrick Ellis’ Trial Pushed Back to May

Jets defensive lineman Kenrick Ellis trial on malicious wounding charges has been pushed back to May. Ellis was charged with malicious wounding after an incident at Hampton University in April of 2010 and was scheduled to take place today. This is the fourth time the trial has been pushed back, with the new dates scheduled […]

Edwards Probation Hearing Set for August 8th

Jets star wide receiver Braylon Edwards is due for a court date in Cleveland to discuss whether he violated his probation there by driving drunk in New York City. Cleveland Municipal Court spokesman Ed Ferenc said Monday the Court system was calling Edwards to an August 8th hearing. Edwards’ lawyer, Peter Frankel, declined to comment. […]

WR Edwards Pleads Guilty to DWI Charges

Jets Free agent wide receiver Braylon Edwards has plead guilty to DWI charges. Edwards was arrested at 4:45am ET last September 21 on Manhattan’s West Side and charged with two misdemeanor counts of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated and one of operating a motor vehicle while impaired. Edwards registered a blood-alcohol of .16. After […]

Ellis’ Trial Pushed Back Till July 12th

Jets third-round defensive lineman Kenrick Ellis’ trial, scheduled for July 12th, has been pushed back until November 28, Jenny Vrentas of The Star-Ledger reports. Ellis is facing felony malicious wounding charges after an incident on the campus of Hampton University in April of 2010. Rich Cimini of ESPN New York notes that Ellis was born […]

Edwards Involved in Minor Crash in Island Park of Belle Isle

Authorities say Jets receiver and former Michigan standout Braylon Edwards was involved in a minor car crash on the Detroit River island park of Belle Isle. Officer Phillip Cook said Edwards was driving a two-seat sports car with an unidentified passenger about 3:40 a.m. Friday when he lost control, drove off the road and into […]

Edwards Headed for Trial in DWI Case

Jets wide out Braylon Edwards is headed for trial in his DWI case, but his attorney said Monday that “we’re always talking about possible resolutions.” The attorney, Peter Frankel, appeared in a Manhattan courtroom for a pretrial hearing and spoke outside court. Edwards was excused from the hearing. He and some of his teammates were […]

Third Round Pick DT Kenrick Ellis Facing Felony Assault Charges

Jets used their third-round draft pick on massive nose tackle Kenrick Ellis, who is facing up to 20 years in prison on a felony assault charge. Ellis, who allegedly broke the jaw and nose of a man last April in an altercation on the Hampton (Va.) University campus, is scheduled to stand trial on July […]