DARREN SHARPER NEWS

Darren Sharper sentencing in federal sexual assault case reset

NEW ORLEANS -- The sentencing of former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper on federal charges that he drugged and assaulted women in four states has been rescheduled. U.S. District Judge Jane Triche Milazzo issued an order Thursday resetting Sharper's sentencing for Oct. 1 at the request of probation officer Marilyn Brasset. It was scheduled for Aug. 20 in New Orleans. Bassett...
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July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Packers player Sharper pleads guilty to rape in Louisiana

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper has pleaded guilty to rape in a Louisiana drug-and-sexual-assault case, completing a series of pleas in four states that will see him serve at least nine years in prison. Sharper entered his plea Monday in a Louisiana state court in New Orleans. He had already pleaded guilty in the federal courthouse in that city...
Via AP on Fox
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL player Sharper pleads guilty to rape in Louisiana

NEW ORLEANS -- Former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper has pleaded guilty to rape in a Louisiana drug-and-sexual-assault case, completing a series of pleas in four states that will see him serve at least nine years in prison. Sharper entered his plea Monday in a Louisiana state court in New Orleans. He had already pleaded guilty in the federal courthouse in that city late...
Via AP on Fox
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharper set for Louisiana court appearance in drug-rape case

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Former New Orleans Saints player Darren Sharper appears close to completing a series of court pleas in four states that will see him serve nine years in prison on drug and sexual assault charges. Sharper is set for a Louisiana state court appearance Monday in New Orleans. He pleaded guilty in the federal courthouse in that city late last month. And he has pleaded...
Via AP on Fox
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

REPORT: Former New Orleans Saints safety pleads guilty to horrific crime

As NFL fans, what we truly care about is football. All of this off-the-field nonsense is just something to pass the time until we kickoff the season in the Fall. But sometimes, there’s a story that just makes you question your fandom. The Darren Sharper story is one of those cases. Without hyperbole, millions upon millions of people rooted and cheered for Sharper during his career...
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May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

New Orleans Saints finally taking down Darren Sharpers image outside stadium

According to The New Orleans Advocate, the New Orleans Saints have finally decided to take down the image of Darren Sharper that resides in the Champions Square area outside of the Mercedes-Benz Super Dome, which is something they should have done a long time ago. Sharper has been convicted for drugging and raping multiple women across several states, and he will now be spending...
Via cover32
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Saints to remove Super Bowl image including Darren Sharper

In a move that was called "common sense" by a team executive, the New Orleans Saints have decided to remove a Super Bowl image from Champion's Square, according to John Simerman from The New Orleans Advocate.The reason? Darren Sharper is in the picture.“It’s common sense. We don’t even want the perception that that’s an individual we’re celebrating,” Ben Hales, a team...
Via Fox Sports
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints remove Darren Sharper image from outside stadium

In a move that is an absolute no-brainer, the New Orleans Saints organization has decided it needs to dissociate itself even further from admitted serial rapist Darren Sharper. The unfortunate aspect of it for the team is that is related to the displaying of an iconic and celebrated image from the team’s Super Bowl XLIV...Read More The post Already? Saints removing image of Darren...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

William & Mary removes alum Sharper from its Hall of Fame

  William & Mary has removed former Tribe and NFL safety Darren Sharper from the school's Hall of Fame. Athletic director Terry Driscoll says the move was made after Sharper's recent guilty plea on one of numerous rape charges he faces. The former safety for the Tribe was enshrined in 2008. He ended a 14-year NFL career in 2011. He was working as an NFL network analyst when...
Via AP on Fox
April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharper subject to arousal testing during probation

Former NFL safety Darren Sharper was able to reach a plea deal in all of his rape cases that will likely result in him spending less than a decade in prison. While some have argued — and with good reason — that Sharper got off easy, he will hardly be a free man when he...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper faces penile plethysmograph testing upon prison release

Upon his release from prison, former NFL safety Darren Sharper will be subjected to incredibly stringent probational regimen, including being subjected to regular penile plethysmograph testing. Sharper reportedly will be routinely subjected to lie detector tests. He will not be able to consume alcohol or enter liquor stores. And for the first three to five...Read More The post Darren...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper’s Plea Deal is an Injustice for Every American

Former NFL safety Darren Sharper essentially pleaded guilty to drugging and raping nine women across four states during a multi-year span. The details surrounding Sharper’s crimes are chilling. He admitted responsibility for drugging female victims before taking them to a private location—in most circumstances a hotel room—and sexually assaulting them. By either pleading guilty...
Via Sportsnaut
April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Disturbing details about former New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper emerge

If you have been following the story about former New Orleans Saints star safety Darren Sharper, then you know it doesn’t get much uglier, and yet the more we learn about Sharper’s rape spree the worse it gets… AROUND COVER32 First and 10: The 10 best free agents still on the market QB Rankings: Every signal caller ranked from 1-32 based on marketability A recent story in...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharper's Louisiana case on drug, sex charges delayed by judge

NEW ORLEANS -- Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper has made a brief appearance on drug and sexual-assault charges in a state court in New Orleans, but the case is now delayed until June 15. Sharper appeared Tuesday to answer to aggravated-rape and other state charges. But state District Judge Karen Herman says she's delaying the case because Sharper's federal case isn't yet resolved. On Monday...
Via AP on Fox
April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Packers S Sharper in New Orleans for plea deal on rape charges

NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Former NFL star Darren Sharper is scheduled to make his first appearance in U.S. District Court in New Orleans to face federal charges that he drugged women in order to rape them. A member of the Saints team that won the Super Bowl in 2010, Sharper was set to appear Monday afternoon before a federal magistrate judge. Proceedings in state court, where he faces...
Via AP on Fox
April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharper in New Orleans for plea deal on rape charges

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Former NFL star Darren Sharper is scheduled to make his first appearance in U.S. District Court in New Orleans to face federal charges that he drugged women in order to rape them. A member of the Saints team that won the Super Bowl in 2010, Sharper was set to appear Monday afternoon before a federal magistrate judge. Proceedings in state court, where he faces aggravated...
Via AP on Fox
April 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper drug, sexual assault case moves to La.

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Once a football hero celebrated in New Orleans for his role in the Saints' Super Bowl season, Darren Sharper is returning to the city in disgrace to complete plea deals on charges that he drugged and sexually assaulted women. He has resolved similar charges with pleas in Las Vegas and Arizona and a no-contest plea in Los Angeles under a multijurisdictional plea...
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April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper: The All-Pro Serial Rapist

Darren Sharper. A fourteen-year veteran of the NFL. A five-time Pro Bowler. A Super Bowl winner with the New Orleans Saints. An NFL Network analyst. A serial rapist and sexual predator. On March 23, 2015, he pleaded no contest in a Los Angeles courtroom to drugging and raping two women he met in a West... The post Darren Sharper: The All-Pro Serial Rapist appeared first on The Garbage Time.
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April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharper back in Louisiana to enter pleas in sex assault cases

NEW ORLEANS -- Former New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper is back in Louisiana to enter pleas next week in state and federal sex assault cases. According to online jail records, Sharper was moved to the St. Tammany Parish jail Wednesday. The 39-year-old Sharper is due Monday in New Orleans' federal court, where he's charged with giving drugs to women with the intention of raping...
Via AP on Fox
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharper back in Louisiana for hearings in sex assault cases

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Former New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper is back in Louisiana to enter pleas next week in state and federal sex assault cases. According to online jail records, Sharper was moved to the St. Tammany Parish jail Wednesday. The 39-year-old Sharper is due Monday in New Orleans' federal court, where he's charged with giving drugs to women with the intention of...
Via AP on Fox
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Top 10 reasons why ex-NFL player Darren Sharper may only serve 10 years in jail for raping 9 women

From the makers of "Oh, This Is Bad"10) In Sharper's defense, he's not gay and hasn't come out in favor of paying college football players, so it's not like he's 100% monster9) He hit people really hard back in the day, and the justice system loves them some big hits8) Didn't rape anyone while wearing official NFL licensed apparel, so there's less damage to the "Shield" than expected...
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March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper's guilty pleas continue, this time in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS -- Former NFL star Darren Sharper told a Las Vegas judge on Tuesday that he'll plead guilty to a felony attempted sex assault charge, in what his lawyers said will be the third part of a plea deal that will send him to federal prison for about nine years for drugging and raping women in four states. Sharper, 39, wore an orange jail uniform with ''LA County'' stamped over...
Via AP on Fox
March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Darnell Dockett Reacts To Darren Sharper’s Prison Sentence

Darnell Dockett sounded off on Twitter about Darren Sharper's prison sentence.
Via Gamedayr
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Reports: Darren Sharper to serve up to nine years

Darren Sharper appears to be facing up to nine years in prison. Sharper appeared in a Los Angeles court on Monday and plead no contest to charges stemming from numerous cases in the LA area. As the LA Times notes, Sharper’s plea agreement includes a 20-year prison sentence, of which he will serve half of...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Darnell Dockett implies Darren Sharper deserves death penalty

Former NFL safety Darren Sharper entered his first guilty plea on Monday when he pleaded guilty to sexual assault in Arizona. Sharper admitted to sexually assaulting one woman and trying to attack another in the Phoenix area in 2013. He was sentenced to nine years in federal prison. Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett does...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss
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