Las Vegas Raiders’ star broad receiver Davante Adams has been charged with misdemeanor assault after pushing a credentialed photographer as he left the sphere of Arrowhead Stadium after a Monday Evening Soccer loss.
Adams pushed Ryan Zebley on the entryway of the participant’s tunnel, leading to whiplash, a headache, and a attainable minor concussion.
Adams is due in court docket on Nov. 10 after the costs had been filed Wednesday morning in Kansas Metropolis Municipal Courtroom. He might obtain six months in jail or a $1,000 positive if convicted.
Adams apologized in a post-game interview.
“I need to apologize to the man, there was some man working off the sphere, and he ran, like jumped in entrance of me coming off the sphere and I ran into him, type of pushed him, and he ended up on the bottom,” Adams mentioned. “So I needed to express regret to him for that as a result of that was simply frustration blended with him actually simply working in from of me. I shouldn’t have responded that method, however that’s how I initially responded. So, I need to apologize to him for that.”
Adams additionally provided an apology on Twitter.
Adams can be going through a attainable suspension from the NFL.