J.T. Barrett During Drunk Driving Arrest: "I'm The Quarterback Of Ohio State"

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett was arrested and charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated after being pulled over and reportedly blowing a 0.099 into a breathalyzer (the legal limit for underage drivers in Ohio is 0.02) on Oct. 31. TMZ has since gotten their hands on the dashcam footage of the… »11/12/15 1:06pm11/12/15 1:06pm


Is Refusing A Breathalyzer Test Ever Smart?

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Todd Helton Reportedly Got His DUI While On A Drunken Lotto Ticket Run

Yesterday, we learned about Rockies first baseman Todd Helton's DUI arrest and were treated to his I-am-too-drunk-for-pictures-right-now mugshot, but specific details were sparse. We knew that Helton was arrested a few blocks from his house at 2:39 a.m., but that was about it. Thanks to TMZ, which has obtained a copy… »2/07/13 11:45am2/07/13 11:45am

Josh Brent's Blood Alcohol Content Was More Than Twice The Legal Limit When He Flipped His Car

Irving police arrested Cowboys DT Josh Brent for "intoxication manslaughter," so we knew that he was under the influence when he flipped his car in the crash that ultimately led to Jerry Brown's death. Now, the Dallas Morning News reports that Brent's BAC was .18, more than twice the legal limit, roughly the… »12/13/12 1:45pm12/13/12 1:45pm