Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/20/14
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A woman has accused Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall of punching her in the face at a nightclub, according to New York City police.The women alleged the incident occurred at 3:50 a.m. ET Sunday outside the Marquee, a club in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood.Marshall was traded to Chicago on Tuesday for a pair of third-round draft picks."Both the Bears and Dolphins were aware of what occurred over the weekend. We decided to move forward with the trade. We have high expectations for Brandon as a Bear," Bears general manager Phil Emery said in a statement.Marshall's attorney, Harvey Steinberg, denied that Marshall and his friends were involved in the melee in a statement issued Wednesday."Brandon Marshall was the key note speaker at a charitable event in New York. After the event was over he, his wife and close friends attended a function at a local club. While at the function a fight broke out NOT involving Mr. Marshall or his friends."The receiver has been arrested for di...
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