Ex-NFL John Moffitt Arrested for Punching Cop

The Miami Herald reports that former Broncos and Seahawks G John Moffitt was arrested early Sunday morning for allegedly hitting a police officer in the head when the officer began questioning him about selling drugs in a local Chicago club known as The Underground. Assistant State Attorney Stephanie Gersh says Moffitt was in possession of a gram of cocaine, ecstasy pills and 10...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL Player John Moffitt Arrested On Drug, Battery Charges

Former Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks offensive lineman John Moffitt was arrested in Chicago around 4 a.m. Sunday after punching a 40-year-old man in the head and getting caught with pot, cocaine and ecstasy. The former 2011 third round selection out of Wisconsin was charged with two felony drug possession counts in addition to misdemeanor battery and misdemeanor pot possession...
Via Gridiron Grit
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL News: John Moffitt says Browns failed his physical due to salary dispute

One-time trade target of the Cleveland Browns, John Moffitt, says that the team failed his physical, thus nullifying his acquisition, after he refused to take less money. “I haven’t said this publicly – they suck. Cleveland sucks,” Moffitt told 710 ESPN Seattle. “They are so terrible and the way that they did me in that front office was so dirty. They failed me on a B.S...
Via Waiting For Next Year
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos’ Guard John Moffitt Decides To Leave Team Over Health Concerns

Fans around the country are scratching their heads as Broncos’ guard John Moffitt has decided to put issues surrounding health first, leaving a talented Denver squad in order to pursue a new life outside of the NFL. As research regarding head injuries, has brought about alarming findings, the former University of Wisconsin standout, is choosing to take no chances in regards to...
Via Next Impulse Sports
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Broncos offensive lineman abruptly retires, leaves $1 million on the table

John Moffitt has decided to call it a career after just three seasons in the NFL.At age 27, he leaves more than $1 million on the table, including about $312,500 in salary for the remainder of 2013, and $752,500 in non-guaranteed salary in 2014.Moffitt said his bold move stems from the fact that he no longer loves the game and also that he was tired of risking of his health.The Wisconsin...
Via Bush League Chronicle
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

John Moffitt walks away from NFL, $1 million

John Moffitt wasn't unhappy with a lack of playing time in Denver. He quit the NFL because he'd lost his love for the game and was tired of risking his health. The third-year guard from Wisconsin called the Broncos from his home in Seattle this week to notify them he wouldn't be returning to the team following its bye. Then he announced on Twitter that he was calling...
Via AP on Fox
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

More on the Cleveland Browns acquisition of John Moffitt

The Browns acquired John Moffitt yesterday for Brian Sanford to help shore up their offensive line. This was certainly a good idea considering the injuries sustained to Jason Pinkston and Shawn Lauvao recently. So the Browns acquired a lineman entering his third season with 17 career games played and 15 starts to his name. Most importantly though, what can he bring to the Browns...
Via Waiting For Next Year
August 20, 2013  |  1 Comment

Seahawks’ John Moffitt pled guilty to a misdemeanor

According to, Seahawks guard John Moffitt pled guilty to a misdemeanor charge of disorderly conduct last Friday, paid a fine of $1,407 and received a suspended sentence of 24 months in jail. Moffitt originally faced two misdemeanor charges, one for criminal trespassing and another for obstruction of a law enforcement officer after a series of three different incidents...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Moffitt popped for public urination

Seahawks offensive lineman John Moffitt missed Organized Team Activities Wednesday due to a court appearance on charges related to a public urination accusation.

Via Down and Distance
May 30, 2013  |  1 Comment

Seahawks’ John Moffitt urinated in public, charged with trespassing and obstruction of justice

According to, Seahawks guard John Moffitt missed Wednesday’s organized team activity because of a court hearing he had to attend for charges of trespassing and obstruction of justice. According to police, Moffitt had been banned from Bellevue Square mall — and all Kemper Freeman properties — for a year starting on Jan. 21, 2012. But Moffitt returned to the mall...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 30, 2013  |  Discuss

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