Jerramy Stevens Arrested; Bucs Release Troubled Tight End

The saga of former Washington standout Jerramy Stevens took another turn for the worse on Saturday when the Tampa Bay tight end was arrested for possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. Stevens was pulled over for playing loud music Saturday night and arrested after officers smelled marijuana in the car. A search of his truck revealed 38 grams of the drug.

↵

Stevens was inactive on Sunday and the Bucs released the troubled tight end this morning. The arrest was his third since 2003. In 2003, Stevens was arrested for DUI -- pleading guilty to reckless driving as a result -- and followed that up with another DUI arrest in 2007, prompting the Seattle Seahawks to release him.

↵

Stevens was also suspended for two games in 2008 for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy. With jail-time looming, and a past filled with mistakes, it's going to be tough for Stevens to get yet another chance in the NFL. At this point, it's best to just hope he gets his life on track and gets his act cleaned up for his own good.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SB Nation Seattle

You must be a member of SB Nation Seattle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Seattle. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Seattle

You must be a member of SB Nation Seattle to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Seattle. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.