REPORT: Former Cornerback Richard Sherman Arrested For DUI

Former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested on Saturday in the Seattle area on suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI), TMZ reported.

Sherman was being held in the King County Jail. according to To TMZ. The incident became known after the Washington State Patrol confirmed it was investigating the matter, but details of the arrest remained unclear as of Fox 13’s reporting. report.

Sherman was involved in a highly publicized altercation in 2021 when he allegedly tried to force his way into his father-in-law’s home, the newspaper said. The incident was captured on video and he was arrested on suspicion of domestic violence and robbery, the paper said. (Related: Report: Video shows former Arizona Cardinals executive Bill Bidwill Jr. bloodied in alleged fight with wife)

Sherman later pleaded guilty to charges of negligent driving and trespassing and was sentenced to 90 days in jail, most of which was suspended, the newspaper said. The newspaper added that he was placed under surveillance for two years starting in March 2022.

Throughout his illustrious 11-year tenure in the NFL, Sherman not only showcased his prowess on the field, but also won a Super Bowl with the Seahawks in 2014. After his retirement, Sherman moved into the media world, lending his insight as a commentator for Amazon. Prime NFL broadcast.