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Ex-NFL star Plaxico Burress gets probation for tax evasion

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) Former NFL star Plaxico Burress has five years to repay New Jersey $56,000 in back taxes and restitution. A judge on Friday sentenced Burress to five years' probation. Burress would face a 364-day jail sentence if he fails to make the payments in time. The former wide receiver with the Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Giants and New York Jets admitted in December...
Via Associated Press
February 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress Goes On Lengthy Twitter Rant After Michigan State Loses Due To Controversial Nebraska Touchdown

Michigan State was among the undefeated prior to playing Nebraska Saturday. With how the Cornhuskers have played this season if anyone thought they would not be undefeated when the day was done they were in the minority. Well--when the day was done they were right.However, the deciding play was a bit controversial and caused many angry fans to go on little rants online. Nebraska...
Via FatManWriting
November 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress goes off on Cris Carter over ‘fall guy’ advice

By Steve DelVecchio Plaxico Burress knows plenty about getting himself into trouble off the football field, but the former NFL wide receiver insists he never had a “fall guy” in his crew. On Monday night, Burress went on a Twitter rant about the infamous comments Cris Carter made at the 2014 NFL Rookie Symposium. As someone who was fined countless times and once shot himself...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress rips Nick Saban for complaining about draft grades

Plaxico Burress played for Nick Saban at Michigan State, and the former NFL wide receiver never got over Saban’s decision to leave the Spartans to take a job at LSU. So when Saban made headlines on Wednesday by complaining about NFL Draft grades, Burress had to make sure he got his two cents in. While...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress in legal hot water again

Former Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Giants, and New York Jets wide receiver Plaxico Burress is in legal trouble again. According to James McEvoy of the Times of Trenton “Burress has been indicted on charges he failed to pay $47,903 in New Jersey income taxes.” At one point Burress was a huge part of the Steelers and Giants offenses. Over his 12 year NFL career, Burress amassed...
Via EndZoneScore
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Former Steelers WR Plaxico Burress Indicted For Failing To Pay State Taxes

Former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress has reportedly been indicted on two counts of failing to pay state taxes and as a result, he faces up to 10 years in prison under New Jersey law, according to Thursday report by James McEvoy of the Times of Trenton. Burress, who caught 553 regular-season passes for […] Report: Former Steelers WR Plaxico Burress Indicted...
Via Steelers Depot
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress indicted for failing to pay income taxes

By Steve DelVecchio Former NFL wide receiver Plaxico Burress has been indicted on charges that he failed to pay nearly $50,000 in New Jersey state income taxes. According to James McEvoy of the Times of Trenton, Burress is facing one count of issuing a bad check or electronic funds transfer and one count of willful failure to pay state tax. If convicted, the 37-year-old would...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress Not So Sure That He Will Ever Play Again

Exactly one month ago, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress told a fan on Twitter that he will "indeed" be back in 2014, but in a radio interview last week with Jim Rome on radio row at the Super Bowl, the former first-round draft pick didn't sound so sure that he'd ever play again. "I'm about four and a half months out of rehab, and I'm about for or five months until...
Via Steelers Depot
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers 2014 Free Agents Analysis – WR Plaxico Burress – Unrestricted

By Matthew Marczi Player: Plaxico Burress Position: Wide Receiver Experience: 12 Years Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2013 Salary Cap Hit: $620,000 2013 Season Breakdown: When Plaxico Burress was first released from prison in 2011, the Pittsburgh Steelers were interested in bringing him back, but he instead signed with the New York Jets, who offered him more guaranteed money. In...
Via Steelers Depot
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Plaxico Burress Coming Back For One More Season?

According to a Sunday tweet by Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress, he says that he is "indeed" coming back to Pittsburgh next season. Indeed! RT @gavinbennett18: @plaxicoburress you coming back to Pittsburgh next year? — Plaxico Burress (@plaxicoburress) January 5, 2014 Burress, who suffered a torn rotator cuff during training camp this past season, is currently...
Via Steelers Depot
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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