Posted August 01, 2012 on AP on Fox
Florida State has kicked senior cornerback and punt return specialist Greg Reid off the football team. Coach Jimbo Fisher announced Reid's dismissal Wednesday for what he described as a violation of team rules. The dismissal comes three weeks after Reid's latest encounter with authorities. Reid was charged with marijuana possession after being stopped by a Georgia state trooper near his home in Valdosta. Reid was arrested last year on charges of resisting arrest and perjury. Prosecutors eventually dropped the charges. The 21-year-old Reid led the nation in punt returns his freshman season and had two interceptions and 32 tackles last season.
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