Former NFL quarterback Tyler Thigpen fell asleep at a Wendy’s Drive Thru and was arrested for DUI on Sunday morning.
Thigpen has not appeared in a regular season NFL game since 2012 and was signed by the Cleveland Browns this past offseason only to be released in August.
Myrtle Beach Online passes along the following detail of Thigpen’s arrest.
According to a S.C. Highway Patrol...
Former NFL quarterback Tyler Thigpen was arrested early Sunday morning in Myrtle Beach, S.C. for driving while under the influence. Well, he wasn’t exactly driving at the time of his arrest, but he was behind the wheel of a running vehicle. According to WMBF, police found Thigpen passed out in his car at a Wendy’s...Read More
Free agent NFL quarterback Tyler Thigpen was arrested over the weekend for DUI in South Carolina.
Thigpen, who most recently played for the Browns, was booked into J. Reuben Long Detention Center at 1:55 p.m. Sunday and posted $1,000 cash or surety bond shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday.
The Cleveland Browns signed Rex Grossman the former Florida Gators quarterback. The team released third stringer Tyler Thigpen today. Vic Carucci @viccarucci #Browns have signed veteran QB Rex Grossman. They waived QB Tyler Thigpen. Grossman will be fighting for a roster spot. Thigpen did not get the job done in his first preseason game against Detroit. The […] The...
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I previewed this one a little bit in my mailbag post yesterday, and while it may not get...
The Cleveland Browns continue to make news in interesting ways, scraping the bottom of the barrel trying to get depth at quarterback. They tried out and quickly signed two this week – Tyler Thigpen and Vince Young. The Browns are now back to 2013 form with a 3-way QB competition. And yet GM Ray Farmer haa asserted that they know who they want to draft, and it sounds likely to be...
BEREA, Ohio -- The Browns doubled their quarterback numbers Thursday -- and the draft is still a week away.
At the conclusion of the three-day minicamp, the Browns announced they had signed quarterbacks Vince Young and Tyler Thigpen. In addition, they signed linebacker Zac Diles.
All three players were invited to the minicamp on a tryout basis.
With the addition of Young and Thigpen...
Jason La Canfora reports that the Browns have agreed to term with veteran QB Tyler Thigpen on Thursday.
Thigpen and Vince Young were working out for the team this week and recent reports mentioned that the Browns were expected to sign at least one of them.
La Canfora mentioned earlier in the day that Thigpen had a “very strong” minicamp this week, so it appeared as though...
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Vince Young and Tyler Thigpen will both be given tryouts with the Cleveland Browns when the team’s three-day mini camp starts on Tuesday.
Young was cut at the end of the preeason by the Green Bay Packers last season.
“He’s had success in the National Football League,” Browns general manager Ray Farmer said. “We wanted to take the opportunity to get the chance to see where...