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NFL Defensive Lineman, Former Florida Star Indicted On Rape Charge

It seems to be another day, another problem for defensive lineman Ray McDonald. The current free agent, who was cut by the Chicago Bears earlier this year following another domestic violence related arrest, has been indicted by a California grand jury on one count of rape. The former San Francisco 49ers standout will face the charge along with a former teammate Ahmad Brooks, who...
Via Gamedayr
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Former 49er Ray McDonald Indicted On Rape Charge; Ahmad Brooks Charged

SAN FRANCISCO — A Santa Clara County grand jury indicted former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald on one count of rape of an intoxicated person. The announcement came Wednesday, with the indictment stemming from an incident Dec. 15 at McDonald’s home. Current 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks also has been charged by the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office...
Via NESN.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ray McDonald indicted for rape; Ahmad Brooks charged for sexual battery

    Things just got very real for a couple of football players. 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks has been charged with misdemeanor sexual battery, while former 49ers DT Ray McDonald was indicted for rape by a grand jury over an incident involving the same woman, Santa Clara County prosecutors announced Wednesday. The alleged incidents took place at a party at McDonald’s house...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Chicago Bear, San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald Charged

Ray McDonald, a then San Fransisco 49ers, at a game against the St. Louis Rams in 2013 (Mandatory Credit: AP Photo/Greg Trott) Former Chicago Bear and San Francisco 49er Ray McDonald was charged Thursday with domestic violence and false imprisonment in connection to allegations that the linebacker assaulted his ex-fiance while she held their 2-month old in May. McDonald was arraigned...
Via The Sports Journal
July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-San Francisco 49ers DL Ray McDonald formally charged with domestic violence

Defensive lineman Ray McDonald has been formally charged with domestic violence, NBC Bay Area reports, after being arrested in May for an incident involving his ex-fiancée and child.Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle has more details about McDonald's charges and potential jail time:In May, Santa Clara police lieutenant Kurt Clarke described the incident to NBC Bay Area...
Via Fox Sports
July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray McDonald Charged With Domestic Violence, Child Endangerment

Former San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears defensive end Ray McDonald has been charged with domestic violence among other things.
Via Gamedayr
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

The latest happenings surrounding Ray McDonald

Ray McDonald could be forced to move on from the NFL after the latest reports came out concerning his legal matters. Comcast Sports reported on Ray McDonald on Thursday and the news is not in favor of the former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman. The Santa Clara County District Attorney decided on Thursday to charge McDonald, who was let go from both the San Francisco 49ers and...
Via EndZoneScore
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray McDonald charged with domestic violence, false imprisonment

Ed Szczepanski-USA TODAY SportsFormer San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears defensive tackle Ray McDonald has been charged with domestic violence and false imprisonment following allegations he assaulted his ex-fiancée while she held their 2-month-old child. From the Santa Clara County district attorney’s office: Ray McDonald has been charged with felony false imprisonment stemming...
Via Sports-Glory
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray McDonald charged with false imprisonment, domestic violence

NFL defensive end Ray McDonald on Thursday was formally charged with domestic violence stemming from an incident in which he allegedly attacked his ex-fiancee back in May. McDonald, who signed with the Chicago Bears earlier this offseason but was promptly released after his latest arrest, is facing charges of felony false imprisonment, misdemeanor domestic violence,...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Former 49ers Defensive Tackle Ray McDonald Charged with Domestic Violence

It’s clear that Ray McDonald’s NFL career is pretty much over. The San Francisco 49ers released the defensive lineman late last season after reports surfaced he was being investigated for sexual assault. That came on the heels of a domestic violence complaint prior to the team’s season opener against the Dallas Cowboys—a complaint that many figured was enough for San Francisco...
Via Sportsnaut
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Former 49ers & Bears DL Ray McDonald Could Serve Up To 3 Years In Prison For Domestic Violence Incident

Eric Branch of the San Francisco Chronicle reports that former 49ers and Bears DL Ray McDonald is facing multiple charges stemming from a domestic violence incident that led to him being released by the Bears. According to Branch, the charges McDonald is facing includes: felony false imprisonment, misdemeanor domestic violence, child endangerment and violating court order to...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

DL Jarvis Jenkins looking to grab starting role after McDonald fiasco

One man's loss is another man's gain and when former Chicago Bears defensive lineman Ray McDonald was released in late May after a domestic abuse incident sent the veteran packing. Now Jarvis Jenkins is the leading candidate to start at defensive end and ready to earn a spot on the line. Jenkins, the 41st overall pick in the 2011 draft by the Redskins making 33 starts for Washington...
Via 60 Max Power O
June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Jarvis Jenkins aims to start at defensive end for Chicago Bears

The Chicago Bears signed two free agent defensive ends with starting experience this spring. Ray McDonald was slated to be the starter, and Jarvis Jenkins was in line to be a reserve. Although McDonald has been released from the team, Jenkins still has the same mentality about earning a starting job, according to ESPN's Jeff Dickerson."Not at all," Jenkins said about how his chances...
Via Fox Sports
June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray McDonald's defamation suit against rape accuser thrown out

NFL defensive lineman Ray McDonald has been accused of three separate acts of domestic violence in the past year. In one of them, McDonald tried to turn things around the on the accuser by filing a defamation lawsuit. A judge wasn’t having it. According to Pro Football Talk, McDonald’s defamation suit against his accuser was...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Pernell McPhee Said Some Stupid Things About Ray McDonald

The Chicago Bears are trying to move on from the disaster that was the free agent signing of Ray McDonald. Only a couple of months after signing a one-year deal with the Bears, the defensive lineman was arrested for another domestic violence incident on Memorial Day. The Bears released him the same day. We’ve heard the 9-1-1 call that was made to report the incident and recently...
Via Sports Mockery
June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Football Nation's "MMH": Chicago Bears release Ray McDonald

Football Nation proudly presents the fourth episode in season 4 of "Monday Morning Huddle" with host Dave Holcomb.Up until last week, NFL fans could have used the flimsy argument that defensive end Ray McDonald still belonged in the league because he had never been arrested. Fans, however, can no longer say that as McDonald was arrested not once, but twice last week.MMH invites The...
Via Football Nation
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Bad Seed: The 49ers should never have given Ray McDonald a second chance

Former San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald was released by the Chicago Bears last week after being arrested two times in three days for incidents involving domestic violence and child endangerment. Last summer, McDonald was arrested on domestic violence charges, and amid the public outcry against NFL players and violence against women thanks to the incident involving...
Via cover32
May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Bears May Already Have Ray McDonald Answer On Roster

As stated in earlier articles, nobody was sorry to see Ray McDonald go when the Chicago Bears cut him last week.  His history of domestic violence and subsequent arrests had caught up to him again and have likely ended his NFL career.  It was the right decision.  At the same time, it leaves a position that was already thin on the roster in an even thicker fog. McDonald was one...
Via Sports Mockery
May 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: Chicago Bears

Court releases restraining order against Ray McDonald ► Chicago Bears defensive tackle Ray McDonald's arrests this week stemmed from allegations that he "pushed and pulled" his ...  Ray McDonald's behavior fits a CTE profile ► Five arrests in the last year, including two in the last week, have cost McDonald his job with the Chicago Bears. McDonald was released from the...
Via 60 Max Power O
May 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray McDonald’s parents deny he attacked mother of his child

Chicago Bears defensive end Ray McDonald’s parents are coming to his defense, claiming that he never touched the mother of his child. McDonald was arrested in the alleged incident and promptly released by the team. Labrina McDonald told TMZ Sports that she and her husband were told by their son that there’s a witness to back him up that he never laid a finger on the woman. “...
Via Low Brow Sports
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray McDonald Saga has no Positive end in Sight for Chicago Bears

Ed Szczepanski/USA TODAY Sports Sure, the Chicago Bears hired a new head coach, new general manager and placed a figurehead in charge of football operations. But the latest out of Halas Hall suggests that the same old losing culture remains firmly in place. He was arrested Monday and charged with misdemeanor counts of domestic violence and child endangerment in Santa Clara, Calif...
Via The Sports Journal
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray McDonald’s Mom Claims There is a Witness to Prove His Innocence

Former Chicago Bears defensive lineman Ray McDonald was released by the team following an arrest for an alleged domestic violence episode that occurred Monday. Since then, McDonald was arrested again for violating a restraining order by going to his old residence. McDonald’s mom and dad stand firm that their son did not attack the mother of his child and that their son’s career...
Via Sportsnaut
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears’ George McCaskey Pensive After McDonald Release

Chicago Bears Chairman of the Board George H. McCaskey speaks with the media regarding the release of defensive end Ray McDonald after an organized team activity at Halas Hall on Wednesday May 27, 2015, in Lake Forest, Ill. (AP Photo/Matt Marton) Professional sports organizations take hundreds of gambles throughout the season. Whether it be the drafting of a little-known prospect...
Via The Sports Journal
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Ray McDonald arrested at Togo’s for violating restraining order

Ray McDonald just cannot stay out of trouble. The ex-Chicago Bears defensive lineman was arrested on Wednesday at a Togo’s sandwich shop for allegedly violating his restraining order. He was given a restraining order after being arrested early Monday morning for getting into a fight with his ex-fiancee (here are the details from that incident)....Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Ray McDonald arrested for violating restraining order

Former San Francisco 49ers and Chicago Bears defensive tackle Ray McDonald was arrested for the second time in two days on Wednesday. Two days after McDonald was arrested on domestic violence and child endangerment charges in San Jose, he was once again detained by police. Wednesday’s arrest stems from McDonald violating a court-ordered restraining order to stay away from his...
Via Sportsnaut
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss
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