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JaMarcus Russell: Redskins Bound?

By Deena Bustillo on
JaMarcus Russell and about 20 guys worked out with the Washington Redskins today and now the Internet is abuzz with rumors that the former Raiders player could be picked up by the team. He was just cleared of drug charges in Alabama last week, so a return to the NFL could be in the cards. Despite the rumors about Russell becoming a Redskin, coach Mike Shanahan doesn't necessarily seem too interested in him. He said (via ESPN): "I don't think you consider anyone just based off of talent...Read Full Story

JaMarcus Russell Arrested for Purple Drank

By Deena Bustillo on
JaMarcus Russell, a former player for the Oakland Raiders, was arrested today in Alabama, according to AL.com . He was apparently accused of possession of a controlled substance, which was determined to be codeine syrup. He was arrested in his home after authorities conducted an undercover investigation. Apparently there were other people in the home, but JaMarcus was the only one arrested. No prescription for the codeine was found.JaMarcus was arrested then quickly released on $2,500...Read Full Story