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AMARI SPIEVEY RUMORS

Lions' Spievey will undergo counseling

Detroit Lions safety Amari Spievey, facing domestic assault charges in his hometown, was granted a family violence education program Thursday in a Middletown, Conn., court. If he completes the program successfully, Spievey could have all charges from the incident dismissed. Spievey, who has played the last three seasons with the Lions, was charged last month with third-degree assault...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions’ safety charged with third-degree assault

According to Black Sports Online, Detroit Lions’ safety Amari Spievey was arrested for assaulting his girlfriend Lisamarie Santos, who’s also facing charges disorderly conduct among other things. Below is a breakdown of the charges. Spievey, 24, was charged with third-degree assault, risk of injury to a child and disorderly conduct for the incident that happened shortly before...
Via Pro Football Zone
March 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions safety Amari Spievey arrested

(Credit: AP Photo) It seems another lions player has made headlines for the wrong reason. Lions safety Amari Spievey was arrested Tuesday around 4 p.m. in Connecicut after having a dispute with his girlfriend over child support, this according to the Middletown Press. Spievey was arrested for a third-degree assault, risk of injury to a child, and disorderly conduct, according to...
Via Down and Distance
March 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Spievey arrested after domestic dispute

The Detroit Lions' peaceful offseason reportedly has taken a disturbing turn for the worse. According to a newspaper report, safety Amari Spievey was arrested Tuesday in his hometown of Middletown, Conn., following a domestic altercation with his girlfriend. The Middletown Press reported that the dispute centered on child-support payments, citing the police. Here's the...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Lions safety Amari Spievey arrested for domestic abuse

Another offseason, another Detroit Lions arrest.  This time it’s reserve safety Amari Spievey.  Spievey, who signed a one-year deal to stay with Detroit, was charged with third-degree assault, risk of injury to a child and disorderly conduct for the incident that happened shortly before 4 p.m. Tuesday in Middleton, Connecticut.  His girlfriend, Lisamarie Santos, was also charged...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
March 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions safety Amari Spievey arrested after fight with girlfriend over child abuse

Here we go again… According to the Mercury News, Lions safety Amari Spievey was arrested in Middletown, Connecticut Tuesday after an altercation with his girlfriend over child support. The 24-year-old Spievey (who was brought back by the Lions on a one-year deal), was charged with third-degree assault, risk of injury to a child and disorderly conduct. Spievey’s girlfriend, 26...
Via The Majors Detroit
March 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Lions, S Spievey agree on 1-year deal

Safety Amari Spievey has agreed to a one-year deal to stay with the Detroit Lions. Agent Andy Simms said Tuesday that Spievey is set to remain with the only NFL team he's played for. The 5-foot-11, 195-pound safety started two games last season, but he was placed on injured reserve in mid-November because of a concussion. The 24-year-old Spievey has played three seasons with...
Via AP on Fox
March 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Season over for Lions' Spievey

The Detroit Lions placed safety Amari Spievey on injured reserve Saturday, ending his season, to make room for cornerback Drayton Florence on the 53-man roster. Spievey, a third-round draft pick out of Iowa in 2010, missed the last three games because of a concussion. It was his second concussion in less than a year. Florence, who underwent surgery for a broken forearm in mid-September...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Lions safety Spievey gets wake-up call

(This is the fourth in a series examining the Detroit Lions highly-scrutinized secondary.) Safety Amari Spievey already knew his lack of consistency was a concern to the Lions' coaching staff. Now he knows it more than ever since the club acquired veteran free agent Sean Jones. Spievey started 24 games in his first two seasons, including 15 last year, but that first-team job...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
July 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Spievey responds on third-and-2

Amari Spievey helps force a Packers punt. Aaron Rodgers throw is ruled incomplete. Spievey had sound coverage on third-and-2. Remember, Spievey didn't start last week against the Panthers. Lions take over at their own 15.
Via Lions Blog
November 24, 2011  |  Discuss
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