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Though the second-degree DWI arrest of Jerome Felton occurred early on Saturday, technically about a day prior to the Justin Blackmon blackout fest, the news of it is coming out just now, so while it might seem like Felton was inadvertently trying to one-up Blackmon for boozy high jinx, it’s actually the other way around.
Where this story stands out is that the new Vikings fullback was arrested in a McDonald’s drive-thru in Minnesota. That angle makes for great salacious news nuggets, as well as bad nugget puns. The derp that keeps on derping. The arrest also marks the first such NFL-related fast food incident since then-Lions defensive line coach Joe Cullen was arrested for being naked in a Wendy’s drive-thru back in 2006. Cullen later got a DUI and now coaches in Jacksonville, where can now swap tales with Blackmon.
In an e-mail Monday, an Eden Prairie police spokesperson wrote that police responded to the McDonald’s on Prairie Center Drive at approximately 3 a.m. Saturday beca...
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Vikings fullback Jerome Felton was arrested and charged with a second-degree DWI early Saturday morning. Felton was nabbed while waiting in a McDonald's drive-thru lane.
Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton is apologizing for being arrested for DUI last weekend.
Felton apologized on Wednesday at an optional practice, four days after Eden Prairie police arrested him on suspicion of driving while impaired and refusing to take a chemical test.
Felton was contrite on Wednesday, saying he regretted bringing some negative attention to his new team...
This must be something that only happens to members of organizations in the NFC North. Over the weekend, Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton was nabbed for a DUI. But this wasn’t your run of the mill DUI that professional athletes get. Heck, he wasn’t even well over the speed limit. He wasn’t even moving. He [...]
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. Following his weekend arrest for a DWI, Minnesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton took part in the organized team activities this week and expressed his apologies for adding to the team's recent string of run-ins with law enforcement.
Felton, 25, was arrested and jailed early Saturday morning for second-degree DWI. He refused to submit to a chemical test...
Vikings FB Jerome Felton was arrested over the weekend on a DWI charge in Eden Prairie, Minn. Authorities e-mailed Judd Zulgad of 1500ESPN.com in Minneapolis to say “police responded to the McDonald’s on Prairie Center Drive at approximately 3 a.m. Saturday because of a report of an intoxicated driver waiting in the drive-thru lane.” This actually [...]
Professional athletes getting busted for DUI’s has unfortunately become the latest trend, but this one definitely takes the cake. Minesota Vikings fullback Jerome Felton was arrested for second degree driving while intoxicated after police responded to reports of a drunk driver waiting in a McDonald’s drive thru in Eden Prarie, MN early Saturday morning. Here [...]
It had been a long, hard road for fullback Jerome Felton during his NFL career. Starting with the Detroit Lions and eventually playing for the Carolina Panthers and Indianapolis Colts, Felton seemed to have found a team that had coveted his skills this past offseason when he signed with the Minnesota Vikings in free agency. With Vikings great Jim Kleinsasser having retired, there...
Vikings fullback Jerome Felton apologized for his arrest for DUI over the weekend.