Originally posted on Player Perspective  |  Last updated 8/12/12

As you probably already know, Chad Johnson of the Miami Dolphins was arrested on domestic violence charges yesterday. Luckily for him he was able to get in front of a judge early this morning (in some states he would have been in jail until Monday, oh the horror!). Bond was set at $2500 in a very quick hearing as you can see in the video below.

I’m interested to see how this plays out. My opinion, from Day 1, has been that their relationship isn’t real and since no one can find their paperwork for their marriage in the United States that they’re not married either. The theories of why this happened are flying. Some say it was a stunt for the couple’s reality show that went wrong. The 911 call made by the neighbor should be available soon and perhaps that will shed some insight.

My impression with Chad’s position on the Dolphins is that the owner wanted him but that Coach Joe Philbin wasn’t impressed and became even more so when Chad talked about doing porn and whatever other crazy stuff he was saying (per usual). Until now, Chad has had a clean record since he’s been in the NFL (there was a domestic violence arrest in college with, again, someone else calling the police). Stunt or none once the police get involved it’s out of your hands. Just like the Judge ordering him to stay away from Evelyn until the case is resolved. Nothing either of them can do about that. 

 

(h/t Palm Beach Post)

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