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Former 49ers lineman Kwame Harris gets jail time for assault

Former 49ers offensive lineman Kwame Harris is going to jail for assault. But not for very long. Via KGO-TV, a California judge has sentenced Harris to five days behind bars and three years of probation on misdemeanor domestic violence, battery, and assault charges. He also must complete 104 hours of domestic violence counseling. Last month, a jury convicted Harris of the charges...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Kwame Harris gets jail time for assaulting ex-boyfriend

Former San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Kwame Harris was sentenced Friday to five days in county jail and three years of probation on misdemeanor domestic violence, battery and assault charges. Harris also must complete 104 hours of domestic violence counseling, KGO-TV reports. The former first round pick (No. 26 overall) out of Stanford assaulted his ex-boyfriend Dmitri Geier...
Via Gridiron Grit
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Former 49ers first-rounder lands in jail after beating his boyfriend over soy sauce allegedly stealing his underwear

Former San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Kwame Harris was sentenced to five days in jail and three year probation after being charged with misdemeanor domestic violence, battery and assault,  according to San Mateo County prosecutors, per ABC News in San Francisco. Harris, who played for the 49ers for five years starting in 2003 and one year with the Oakland Raiders in 2008...
Via Pro Football Zone
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-NFL Kwame Harris Gets 5 Days In Jail For Beating Up BF Over Stolen Underwear

This all started over some soy sauce and will end with Harris spending a couple of days in jail. Try to follow along if you can. Harris and his boyfriend were eating at a Chinese restaurant when Harris got upset his boyfriend put some soy sauce on some rice. From that point, a fight ensued where Harris tried to pulled down his boyfriend’s pants because he believed he stole his...
Via BlackSportsOnline
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-49ers OL Found Guilty of Pulling His BF’s Underwear Down in Restaurant

The lesson to be learned here is never try to put soy sauce in Kwame Harris’ rice. Harris was angry that his boyfriend at the time, Dimitri Geier, tried to put soy sauce on Harris’ rice at Suh Hong restaurant on Menlo Avenue. Harris then accused Geier of stealing his underwear and tried to pull down the boyfriend’s pants to prove he was wearing the stolen pair, authorities...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 09, 2013  |  Discuss

The NFL Does Not Support Homosexuality

From David Kopay to Kwame Harris, homosexual NFL players have waited until retirement to come-out. Is football the worse sport for an athlete to come-out in? Roger Goodell holds the key to their freedom but neglects to use it.   “I don’t do the gay guys man,” San Francisco 49er Chris Culliver tells Artie Lange during media day at Super
Via Dunson Checks In
April 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Gay Ex-NFL Player Kwame Harris Is Right, Being Out and in NFL Are Not Compatible

Kwame Harris is officially out of the closet in a very public way — but not by his own choice. After the former San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle got into an altercation with an ex-boyfriend in January, he was forced to confront his sexuality to the public. Harris remained private about the issue until Friday, when he confirmed he is gay in an interview with CNN. Harris said...
Via NESN.com
March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Former NFL player Kwame Harris wishes he would’ve been open about being gay while still playing

Kwame Harris spent six seasons in the NFL with the San Francisco 49′ers and the Oakland Raiders. During that time, he kept the nature of his sexuality a secret. But a January altercation with an ex-boyfriend that led to an arrest, put his sexual preference front and center for the masses. Now Harris is speaking out about his time in the NFL and why he opted to stay in the closet...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
March 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Kwame Harris talks about being gay

Former San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Kwame Harris confirmed that he is gay in an exclusive interview with CNN and said he wished he would have come out while he was still playing. "I want people, whether gay athletes, athletes still in the closet, or youths who are not sure what their sexuality is to know those are common feelings," Harris said. "Don't...
Via Fox Sports
March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Kwame Harris talks about being gay

Kwame Harris talks about being gay
Via FOXSports.com
March 29, 2013  |  Discuss
CLOSET MATTER

Harris wishes he came out sooner

Former NFL player Kwame Harris' homosexuality became public knowledge recently. He says he wishes he came out sooner.

Via Thacover2
March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Gay Ex NFL Player Kwame Harris Wishes He Had Come Out Sooner

Former San Francisco 49ers left tackle Kwame Harris has recently come out the closet in regards to being a homosexual.  It just so happens that Harris was only outed after a domestic dispute between himself and an ex boyfriend became public. Harris wants gay NFL players to know that they are not alone, and he told USA Today he wishes he had come out sooner, especially while he was...
Via BlackSportsOnline
March 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Kwame Harris: Chris Culliver spreading ‘vitriol and hate’

Former San Francisco 49ers offensive lineman Kwame Harris (pictured) admonished current Niners CB Chris Culliver for making homophobic remarks during a Media Day interview on Tuesday. Harris played for the Niners from 2003-2007. He is now openly gay, but that fact wasn’t publicized until this week when he it was revealed he was charged with domestic violence and assault against...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Culliver: ‘I Don’t Do The Gay Guys’

The Super Bowl is becoming all about the gays! Certainly better than all about the Harbaughs, I’d argue. Focus on the Family is gonna need three uncomfortable Tim Tebow commercials to counter this. People have been pressing Ravens special teamer and gay marriage advocate, Brandon Ayanbadejo, to use the game as a platform for his views. It was revealed the other day that former...
Via Kissing Suzy Kolber
January 30, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers Say They Support Gay Ex Teammate Kwame Harris

Two days ago we reported that former San Francisco 49ers left tackle Kwame Harris was facing multiple charges because he beat up ex-boyfriend Dimitri Geier over a soy sauce incident and several other discrepancies. News of the charges and the fact that harris is a homosexual made its way down to his former organization and teammates who are preparing for a Super Bowl. According...
Via BlackSportsOnline
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Former NFL linebacker Kwame Harris allegedly assaulted his ex-boyfriend over boxers and soy sauce

An ex 49′ers and Raiders offensive lineman is facing felony domestic assault charges after allegedly beating up his ex-boyfriend in a restaurant parking lot last August. Kwame Harris, a former first round draft pick and graduate of Stanford is accused of beating up Dimitri Geier. The two were dining at Su Hong restaurant and Harris allegedly became upset when Geier poured soy...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Former 49ers and Raiders offensive lineman accused of assaulting ex-boyfriend

Ex-Raiders and 49ers offensive lineman Kwame Harris might have been publicly outed Monday in a pretty embarrassing and unfortunate way. According to the San Mateo Daily Journal, Harris is facing an array of charges stemming from an alleged incident in August in which Harris attacked his ex-boyfriend in a Menlo Park Chinese restaurant during an argument over — wait for it — ...
Via Minus Twenty-Two
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Former 49ers and Raiders OL assaults ex-boyfriend in fight over soy sauce

No that’s not a typo in the headline. I know you think that because the NFL has no current players who’ve come out of the closet. And there’s a very low number of ex-players (and since we’re talking about ex-Niners, c’mon Jeff Garcia, quit living the lie, there’s absolutely nothing wrong with being who you actually are) who are known to be gay that this must be an error...
Via The Sports Bank
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-49er charged in former boyfriend's beating

Former San Francisco 49er Kwame Harris has been charged with felony domestic violence and assault charges from an August beating involving a former boyfriend, a prosecutor and defense lawyer said. Following a pretrial hearing in the case Monday, a San Mateo County judge set a late April trial date for Harris, an offensive tackle who played five seasons with the 49ers and one season...
Via AP on Fox
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Ex-NFL player faces charges

Former NFL offensive tackle Kwame Harris reportedly was scheduled to appear in court Monday on assault charges stemming from an argument with his ex-boyfriend over soy sauce and underwear at a northern California restaurant. Harris, 30, who played for the San Francisco 49ers from 2003-07 and for the Oakland Raiders in 2008, has been charged with felony counts of domestic violence...
Via Fox Sports
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Ex-NFL player faces charges

Former NFL offensive tackle Kwame Harris reportedly was scheduled to appear in court Monday on assault charges stemming from an argument with his ex-boyfriend over soy sauce and underwear at a northern California restaurant.
Via FOXSports.com
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Former 49ers’ player headed to court for allegedly assaulting his ex-boyfriend

According to The Daily Journal, former San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Kwame Harris will appear in court after being charged for assaulting his former boyfriend at a restaurant that stemmed from an argument over soy sauce (don’t laugh). Harris, 30, is charged with felony counts of domestic violence causing great bodily injury and assault with force likely to produce great...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss
POLICE BLOTTER

Report: Ex-Niner assaulted boyfriend

Former 49ers lineman Kwame Harris, who last played in the league in 2008, was arrested for allegedly assaulting his boyfriend after the two recently had a fight. 

Via BlackSportsOnline
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Superbowl week is upon us

Well Niner fans, the time has finally come. After 18 years we get another chance to watch the 49ers hoist another Lomardi trophy. Just think that this Sunday the 49ers are in Superbowl XLVII. The first time in 18 years that we honestly care about the outcome of a Superbowl. We aren’t going to watch it just for the commercials, or to see if our bet on the coin toss wins. No, we’ll...
Via 49ersNews
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Top 10 Draft Mistakes in the Past Decade

The NFL Draft is two weeks away, so we figured we’d compile a list of the top 10 draft mistakes the 49ers have made over the past 10 years. We decided we would only go 10 years back because we figured a player should be able to last 10 years in the league and 10 years is an enough time to at least contribute something. 10. Derrick Hamilton – Hamilton was selected in the 3rd...
Via 49ersNews
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

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