Lions release Aaron Berry after second off-season arrest

The Detroit Lions released cornerback Aaron Berry today after he was arrested for the second time this off-season (Credit: AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Yesterday, the Lions released a statement saying “We are extremely disappointed by the reports involving Aaron Berry“. Today, they took action.

The Detroit Lions released cornerback Aaron Berry after his second off-season arrest. Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press said after discussions today, the team made the decision to release the troubled cornerback. He took to Twitter to announce the news:

 Berry was arrested this weekend on three charges of simple assault, which marked the seventh arrest this offseason (including Berry’s second, after an earlier drunk driving charge) for the Lions.

 





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