Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 11/19/14

Back when Chad Johnson was still in the NFL, he boasted that he was a loudmouth on the field but had never been in trouble off of it. The wide receiver could no longer make that claim after being arrested in August 2012 when he was charged with domestic battery. Johnson will now be spending 30 days in jail after angering Broward Judge Kathleen McHugh at his probation violation hearing, according to The Associated Press. Johnson was arrested inside a Broward County courtroom after he “playfully slapped his attorney on the behind in court.” Johnson was close to staying out of jail in a plea deal before McHugh said Johnson wasn’t taking the hearing seriously enough. His probation was also extended three months. Johnson violated his probation by failing to meet with probation specialists on Feb. 15 and March 15. He also failed to show proof of enrollment and completion of a batterers intervention program. Have a question for Doug Kyed? Send it to him via Twitter at @DougKyedNESN or send it here.

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