The Buffalo Bills pursued linebacker Joey Porter after he was released by the Miami Dolphins. Fortunately, with Porter signing th the Arizona Cardinals the Bills avoided another head ache.
According to TMZ, via ProFootballTalk.com, Porter was arrested for assaulting a police officer.
Porter pulled over for a friend that got pulled over by police. That turned out to be a bad idea.
When the police officer was talking to Porter the officer smelled alcohol coming from Porter’s car, and then asked for his liscense.
Porter replied by rolling up his window, which then prompted the officer to stick his hand in the window to unlock the door.
When the officer stuck his hand in Porter slapped it, which is where he was charged with assault
The incident should result in Porter being suspended for a couple games at the start of the 2010 season.
In the end, luckily the Bills didn’t sign him, because they don’t need more incidents like this.