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College Football World Reacts To Former Alabama Quarterback Ruling

After being charged with a felony stemming from an alleged January incident with estranged wife Sara Evans, former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker was found guilty of reckless endangerment Thursday.

Barker was convicted of reckless endangerment not involving a weapon, which is a misdemeanor, according to AL.com. The 49-year-old will reportedly be on supervised probation for 11 months and 29 days.

The college football world reacted to the court's ruling on Barker over the weekend.

"Former Alabama QB Jay Barker found guilty of reckless endangerment in January incident involving his wife Sara Evans near her Nashville home," tweeted FOX 6's Jonathan Hardison.

"Sara Evans’ estranged husband Jay Barker avoids jail time after domestic violence arrest," reported Billboard.

"Former Alabama QB Jay Barker pleads guilty to reckless endangerment," tweeted ABC 33/40 News.

"As part of pleading guilty to reckless endangerment, former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker will have to take part in a 26-week Batterer’s Intervention Program and the 'disposition of any and all firearms he may have,'" said Drew Taylor.

"Ex-Alabama QB Jay Barker dodges jail time after allegedly trying to hit wife with car," shared the New York Post.

Barker led the Crimson Tide to a 35-2-1 record as Alabama's starter from 1991-1994; winning a national championship in '92 and taking home the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award as a senior.