Former College Football Star Arrested On Burglary Charge


first_imgGeneral view of the stadium as the Oklahoma Sooners take on the Miami HurricanesMIAMI GARDENS, FL – OCTOBER 03: General view of the stadium as the Oklahoma Sooners take on the Miami Hurricanes at Land Shark Stadium on October 3, 2009 in Miami Gardens, Florida. Miami defeated Oklahoma 21-20. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)A former college football star was arrested on suspicion of residential burglary on Thursday, according to a report from TMZ.Former Miami standout tight end Kellen Winslow II was arrested after reportedly breaking into a mobile home in San Diego.From the report:The person who called police confronted 34-year-old Winslow — who then got into a waiting SUV and left, according to police.Cops say they found Winslow in a matching SUV a short distance away and arrested him for felony burglary.The former football star was released on $50,000 bond.Winslow played collegiately at the University of Miami where he was an All-American during the 2003 season. During the national title game against Ohio State in 2003, Winslow caught 11 passes for 122 yards and a touchdown.He went on to become the No. 6 overall pick in the 2004 NFL Draft. Winslow was selected by the Cleveland Browns, who drew flak for not drafting quarterback Ben Roethlisberger from Miami University (Ohio).Winslow was selected to the Pro Bowl in 2007 after he racked up 82 catches for 1,106 yards and five touchdowns.[TMZ]last_img

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