Al Michaels Arrested On DUI Charges

According to TMZ, the Sunday Night Football play-by-play man drove through a DUI checkpoint near his home in Santa Monica and when he spoke to officers, they detected alcohol on his breath.

We're told he was pulled over and given a field sobriety and after performing poorly, he was placed under arrest. Michaels was released from jail at 4:15 AM on Saturday on his own recognizance.

According to our sources, Michaels blood alcohol level was right at the legal limit — he blew a .08 and a .09 in two breathalyzer tests.

Michaels, no stranger to bad beats, was reportedly very cooperative and is set to appear in L.A. Municipal Court on June 26.



Legendary sportscaster Al Michaels arrested, charged with DUI [CNN]