Free-agent linebacker Vontaze Burfict was arrested early Saturday in Nevada on a misdemeanor battery cost, in response to Clark County court docket information.
In keeping with Clark County Detention Heart information, Burfict was being held on $1,000 bond. A listening to within the case was set for Monday.
No details about the incident that led to Burfict’s arrest was instantly out there.
Burfict has not performed within the NFL since being suspended for the rest of the 2019 season following a Week 4 hit on Indianapolis Colts tight finish Jack Doyle whereas taking part in for the Raiders. The NFL cited Burfict’s repeated violations of pointless roughness guidelines in handing out the longest suspension ever for an on-field incident.
Burfict, 30, grew to become a free agent within the offseason.
His agent instructed NFL Community in February that Burfict was working to conform his style of play to the NFL’s guidelines.