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Alec Ogletree may have cost himself millions of dollar with one boneheaded mistake.
The former Georgia linebacker was arrested for driving under the influence, according to Pro Football Talk. Ogletreeâ€™s agent told the website that Ogletree was pulled over â€ślast weekendâ€ť and cited for a DUI.
Ogletree was a likely first-round pick in Aprilâ€™s draft. He is a former safety turned linebacker whoâ€™s athleticism appealed to NFL teams.
This isnâ€™t the first time the former Bulldog has got in trouble. He was suspended four games during his junior season for failing a drug test. He was also arrested while at Georgia for stealing a scooter helmet his freshman year.
Ogletree will have some questions to answer at next weekâ€™s NFL scouting combine.
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ProFootballTalk.com received a reportÂ from former Georgia linebacker Alec Ogletreeâ€™s agent, that he was arrested earlier this month for DUI.
"Last weekend, my client Alec Ogletree was pulled over for speeding and a lane violation in Arizona," agent Pat Dye told the website. "After the officers smelled alcohol, they conducted tests and also cited him for DUI. Although...
Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that Georgia inside linebacker Alec Ogletree was arrested on DUI charges last weekend.
â€śLast weekend, my client Alec Ogletree was pulled over for speeding and a lane violation in Arizona,â€ť saidÂ Ogletreeâ€™s agentÂ Pat Dye, Jr. â€śAfter the officers smelled alcohol, they conducted tests and also cited him for DUI.Â Although Alec regrets...
I have Olgetree rated the best LB in this yearâ€™s draft, but I rather have a Linebacker with a fake girlfriend than one who drives drunk.
Olgetree needs to get his life in order because no matter how talented you are, you can easily drink yourself right out of the league.Â This isnâ€™t the first time Olgetree has been in trouble and it should be a red flag for NFL teams.
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Alec OgletreeÂ is one of the top linebackers coming into 2013â€˛s NFL Draft class. However, according to Pro Football Talk,Â Ogletree may have hurt his draft stock after it was reported that he was charged with a DUI last weekend.
â€śLast weekend, my client Alec Ogletree was pulled over for speeding and a lane violation in Arizona,â€ť agent Pat Dyeâ...
Georgia Bulldogs linebacker Alec Ogletree has been charged with a DUI while preparing for the 2013 NFL Draft.
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Former Georgia linebacker and potential first-round NFL Draft pick
Alec Ogletree was charged with DUI last week, according to
Still months before the Draft and with the NFL Combine around the corner, former Georgia linebacker Alec Ogletree has been arrested on DUI charges.With alcohol-related issues already a problem in the NFL, this was not a good time to get involved with the law.Ogletree is projected to go as high as a top 10 pick after his standout career with the Bulldogs.During the 2012 season Ogletree...
Georgia linebacker Alec Ogletree is an early round draft prospect that has been linked as a possible player that the Pittsburgh Steelers might consider drafting in the upcoming 2013 NFL draft. On Saturday, however, it was reported by Pro Football Talk that Ogletree had been arrested last weekend in Arizona on a DUI charge, according to his agent Pat Dye Jr. and now you have to wonder...
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Shhhhhhhhhâ€¦ Hear that? Itâ€™s the the sound of highly regarded Georgia linebacker Alec Ogletreeâ€™s draft stock plummetingâ€¦
Pat Dye Jr., Ogletreeâ€™s agent, gave the details toÂ NBCâ€™s Pro Football Talk: â€śAfter the officers smelled alcohol, they conducted tests and also cited him for DUI,â€ť he said. â€śAlthough Alec regrets this incident terribly, he is thankful that there...
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