Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14

GREEN BAY, WI - NOVEMBER 07: Josh Brent of the Dallas Cowboys sits on the bench during a game against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field on November 7, 2010 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent has officially been charged with intoxication manslaughter following an early Saturday morning single-car crash that killed teammate Jerry Brown. Brent was driving his car at a high rate of speed when he lost control and flipped the vehicle, according to Irving (TX.) police. The crash occurred about 2:20 am CT, several hours before the Cowboys were scheduled to fly to Cincinnati for Sunday's road game against the Bengals. Brent was due to have been on that plane prior to the fatal accident. In a statement released Saturday night by his agent, Brent expressed grief and remorse for the death of his teammate and longtime friend. Brown had been also staying with Brent at his Las Colinas, Tx., residence since being signed to the Cowboys' practice squad on Oct. 24, according to USA Today. "I am devastated and filled with grief," Brent said in the statement. "Filled with grief for the loss of my close friend and teammate, Jerry Brown. I am ...
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