Ex-NY Giants player gets 30 days in jail for harassing wife

NEW YORK (AP) Former New York Giants player Luke Petitgout (PEHT'-ih-goo) will serve 30 days in jail after being convicted of harassing his estranged wife and her date. The 39-year-old former offensive tackle was sentenced Friday after being convicted of a harassment charge in Manhattan Criminal Court. Petitgout was found not guilty of misdemeanor assault. Authorities alleged...
Via Associated Press
December 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Luke Petitgout on Giants sideline angers estranged wife: Report

Former Giants lineman Luke Petitgout is facing charges of assaulting his wife in New York and New Jersey, but that didn't stop the former NFL star from hanging out on the sidelines of MetLife Stadium with his old team Sunday. And Jennifer Petitgout was shocked to hear that her estranged husband was allowed on the field while facing the domestic abuse charges, according to Page...
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December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Giant Petitgout out on bail in sex assault case

HACKENSACK, N.J. (AP) A former New York Giants player facing a sex assault charge has been released on bail. Luke Petitgout's (PEHT'-ih-goo) attorney says the former offensive lineman was released from the Bergen County Jail on Thursday. Petitgout was charged Tuesday with assault and sexual assault after an alleged incident early that morning at his home in Woodcliff Lake. Local...
Via Associated Press
November 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Former NFL player charged with sexual assault

Former New York Giants and Tampa Bay Buccaneers offensive tackle Luke Petitgout, who played nine seasons in the NFL, has been charged with sexual assault in New Jersey. According to, Petitgout was arrested on Tuesday and charged with both sexual assault with force as well as simple assault.  As of the report, Petitgout was being held at the Bergen County Jail on $50...
Via Sportsnaut
November 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Giants, Bucs tackle Petitgout charged with sexual assault

  Former New York Giants and Tampa Bay Buccaneers offiensive tackle Luke Petitgout has been charged with assault and sexual assault in New Jersey. Petitgout's attorney, Patrick J. Jennings, said Tuesday the allegations are baseless and he intends to vigorously defend the former player. Petitgout was being held on $50,000 bail in the Bergen County jail. Jennings says he expects him...
Via Associated Press
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Giants lineman Luke Petitgout busted for punching clubgoer in Rockefeller Center: Report 

Retired New York Giants Luke Petitgout was sacked again by police, this time for punching a club patron in Midtown Manhattan, authorities said Friday.The former offensive lineman was charged with misdemeanor assault for the alleged incident and was awaiting arraignment Friday afternoon, reported the New York Daily News.The beefy Petitgout — he’s 6- feet-6 inches tall and weighs...
Via The Other Paper
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Giant Petitgout cleared of charges of shoving wife out of car

Former New York Giants and Tampa Bay Buccaneers player Luke Petitgout has been cleared of charges of shoving his wife out of a moving car. The Manhattan district attorney's office dropped the misdemeanor harassment case Tuesday. Prosecutors told a judge it couldn't be proven beyond a reasonable doubt. Petitgout was excused from court. His lawyer, Dennis Ring, said afterward the...
Via Associated Press
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

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