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NFL Quick Hits: Lynch Arrest for DUI; Trouble in Dallas

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Here are a few quick hits for Seahawks fans and fans of the NFL in general:

-Apparently, Marshawn Lynch may have had a few too many. And we're not talking about Skittles. The Seahawks running back was arrested in Oakland Saturday morning on suspicion of DUI. The Seattle Times said he was weaving in and out of his lane at 3:20 a.m.

The team said they are aware of the arrest and have not yet decided how to handle it.

 

-Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant is facing legal troubles of his own. He was arrested in Texas on Monday and charged with misdemeanor domestic violence against his mother.

Here's another, more detailed story about Bryant's arrest from the Associated Press.

 

-The NFL says suspended player Jonathan Vilma can work with New Orleans Saints medical personnel, but that's it. The NFL issued the statement in response to Vilma's request for a restraining order block his season-long suspension. He was one of the players reportedly involved in the Saints pay-to-injure scandal.

 

I only wish I had more upbeat NFL to pass along. More football, less crime is what I always say!

 

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