Josh Chapman, Alabama football coach arrested for DUI

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Josh Chapman, an Alabama football staffer landed in jail Saturday morning after his second DUI in two and a half years.

Josh Chapman was booked into Tuscaloosa County Jail after being arrested by Tuscaloosa police. A defensive lineman from Hoover who played with the Crimson Tide from 2007-11, Chapman has been an assistant strength and conditioning coach with the program since 2016.

Chapman was held in jail on a $1,000 bond after Saturday’s arrest. Further details weren’t immediately available.

The fifth-round draft pick of the Indianapolis Colts in 2012 was also arrested for DUI in Tuscaloosa on Jan. 29, 2017.

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LaBryan Ray charged with public intoxication

Tuscaloosa police charged Alabama football defensive lineman LaBryan Ray with public intoxication on Friday. Ray was booked into jail on Friday night. His bond was set at $500. He was arrested in Midtown Village in Tuscaloosa, according to Tuscaloosa Police spokesman Lt. Teena Richardson. Security encountered Ray, who refused to leave an establishment, Richardson said. […]

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Alabama sophomore VanDarius Cowan dismissed from football team following arrest

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University of Alabama sophomore linebacker VanDarius Cowan has been dismissed from the football team for a violation of team rules, according to an announcement Monday from the UA athletics department.“VanDarius has been dismissed from the team and is no longer a part of our football program due to a violation of team rules,” Coach Nick Saban said in the statement Monday morning. “Each of us has a responsibility to represent The University of Alabama in a first-class way, and failure to

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Alabama TE Major Tennison arrested on marijuana charge

Major Tennison Fulmer CupAlabama tight end Major Tennison was arrested Wednesday and charged with second-degree possession of marijuana — a Class A misdemeanor — according to the Tuscaloosa Sheriff’s Office.

Tennison is no longer in jail, however, and was released on a $300 bond.

According to a report from the University of Alabama Police Department, the incident occurred Sunday, Jan. 28, between 10:20 and 10:25 p.m. in the 500 block of Devotie Drive. The incident report did not reveal any other specifics.

The freshman tight end appeared in five games for the Crimson Tide this past season and caught two passes for 30 yards. He arrived at Alabama as a 4-star recruit in the 2017 recruiting cycle, per the 247Sports Composite.

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Alabama football player among four sought in relation to spring break beach brawl

Deionte Thompson The Fulmer CupTwo current and one former West-Orange Stark High School football players are among four men being sought  as suspects in the Spring Break beating of an Orange County man.

Warrants for felony aggravated assault have been issued for Morris Joseph, 18, Rufus Joseph, 18, Deionte Thompson, 20 and Daletredricc Wolfford, 21, according to Major Douglas Hudson of the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office.

Morris Joseph and Rufus Joseph played for West-Orange-Stark this past year and Thompson played for the school through 2014.

Thompson is currently a red shirt freshman on the University of Alabama football team according to the team’s online roster.

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