According to a report from TMZ, former Dallas Cowboys running back Darren McFadden was arrested Monday morning for driving while intoxicated. He reportedly was asleep behind the wheel at at Whataburger.
TMZ also reports that McFadden, after waking up, resisted arrest. Here's more, via TMZ:
"Sources tell us the 31-year-old was asleep behind the wheel of a 2019 GMC Yukon in the drive-thru at a Whataburger in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
During the incident, cops say McFadden was resisting officers. Multiple sources tell us McFadden's driver's side and passenger windows were smashed during the incident.
Cops responded to the scene and arrested McFadden. He was taken to a nearby station where he was booked for DWI and resisting arrest. He was released on bond a short time later."
McFadden's mug shot was released as well. Via Matthew Sewell of KARK 4 News:
McFadden was a star at Arkansas, rushing for 4,590 yards in three seasons on campus. He was taken No. 4 overall in the 2008 NFL Draft by the Oakland Raiders.
McFadden wasn't as dominant in the NFL, but he did have two seasons when he rushed for over 1,000 yards (2010 and 2015).
McFadden, between 2008 and 2017, played for the Raiders and the Dallas Cowboys.
It's unclear what charges McFadden will be facing. We'll keep you updated.