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Former Alabama Football Star Arrested For Cocaine

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TUSCALOOSA, AL - OCTOBER 21: Fans cheer as they celebrate in the final seconds of the Alabama Crimson Tide 45-7 win over the Tennessee Volunteers at Bryant-Denny Stadium on October 21, 2017 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

A former University of Alabama football standout has been arrested on drug charges, according to a report by the Tampa Bay Times.

Keith McCants, an All-American at Alabama and the No. 4 overall pick in the 1990 NFL Draft, was reportedly arrested early Monday morning near St. Petersburg, Fla.

The former football star has had multiple run-ins with the law since 2010.

From the report:

Pinellas County Jail records show 50-year-old Keith McCants was arrested early Monday near St. Petersburg. He's charged with a felony count of possession of crack cocaine and driving with a revoked or suspended license. He bonded out of jail, but records don't list a lawyer.

Jail records show multiple arrests since 2010. His most recent arrest was in January, for driving with a suspended license. Court records show he faces a July 10 court date.

McCants was a unanimous All-American in 1989 before going on to the NFL. He played in the league from 1990-95.

The former Crimson Tide star played for Tampa Bay, Houston and Arizona.

The Alabama native totaled 184 tackles, 13.5 sacks and 2 touchdowns during his NFL career.