Former Arkansas Razorbacks quarterback Ryan Mallett is back in the news for the wrong reasons.
According to a report from 4029 News, the former Razorbacks quarterback was arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated.
The report detailed Mallett had a blood-alcohol level of .08 – the legal limit.
Here’s more from the report:
Former Arkansas quarterback, Ryan Mallett, was arrested on Suspicion of DWI in Springdale Tuesday night, according to Lt. Jeff Taylor with Springdale Police.
Lt. Taylor said officers responded to an accident near the intersection of New Hope and 112 around 6:23 p.m.
Mallett was taken into custody just before 7:00 p.m.
The New England Patriots drafted the former college star in the third round of the 2011 NFL draft. He floated around the league, starting several games for the Houston Texans and, most recently, the Baltimore Ravens.
He recently accepted the Commissioners Invitation to be part of the XFL draft in October. Mallett competed in the XFL’s Summer Showcase in Tampa Bay earlier this year as well.