Miami Dolphins Safety Jonathon Amaya Arrested

Jonathon Amaya ArrestedIt was a bad weekend for Miami Dolphins safety Jonathan Amaya who was unable to record a single tackle during Sunday’s win over the Seattle Seahawks and to  make matters worse…he spent $100.00 for a taxi ride which lands him in jail for assault.

Jonathon Amaya….the 6’2, 185lb safety for the Miami Dolphins….was arrested for “battery” this morning after he allegedly choked a cab driver.

According to sources…Amaya paid the taxi driver $100.00 to take him to a location which was outside his normal driving area.  During the ride Amaya  became aggressive. The driver notified authorities and even offered to return the cab fare it he would get out of the car…he refused…and opted for a ride to a local jail via police cruiser.

 When authorities arrived at the scene…Amaya was still inside the car.  The driver had no visible signs of injury and he explained to authorities …”This man is trying to kill me.”

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Amaya, played college football at Nevada.  He was signed by the Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2010.  He was part of the trade deal sending Amaya to the New Orleans Saints and Reggie Bush to the Miami Dolphins.

Jonathon Amaya, DB for the Miami Dolphins at NFL.com

Adrian Peterson  Cleared of Resisting Arrest Charge

November 14th, 2012

Prosecutors in the Adrian Peterson, 27,  resisting arrest case have dismissed the charges after they determined that there wasn’t sufficient evidence to to prove he shoved an off-duty cop at a Houston bar in July. Originally we reported that the NFL star,  was at a Houston nightclub known as “Bayou Place,”  when he allegedly shoved [...]

Former NFL Tight End Arrested for Assaulting Girlfriend Hope Solo

November 13th, 2012

Jerramy Stevens Not Guilty for Assault against Hope Solo UPDATE:  A Kirkland Municipal Court judge released Stevens after a court appearance Tuesday, saying there was no evidence connecting Stevens to any assault. Former Tampa Bay Buccaneer tight end Jerramy Stevens, 33 was arrested Monday morning for assault charges which involved his girlfriend Hope Solo, 31. 

NFL Career….

Miami Dolphins

He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dolphins on April 30, 2010, but was cut during training camp and added to the practice squad. On October 30, he was signed to the active roster.  He made 10 appearances, recording 15 tackles on special teams.

New Orleans Saints

On July 28, 2011, he was traded to the New Orleans Saints in the Reggie Bush trade He appeared in all 16 games for the Saints, recording 14 tackles and a forced fumble.

More Miami Dolphins News and Stats…

Miami Dolphins Scores

09/09
Dolphins
10
-
30
Texans
09/16
Raiders
13
-
35
Dolphins
09/23
Jets
23
-
20
Dolphins
09/30
Dolphins
21
-
24
Cardinals
10/07
Dolphins
17
-
13
Bengals
10/14
Rams
14
-
17
Dolphins
10/28
Dolphins
30
-
9
Jets
11/04
Dolphins
20
-
23
Colts
11/11
Titans
37
-
3
Dolphins
11/15
Dolphins
14
-
19
Bills
11/25
Seahawks
21
-
24
Dolphins
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-SEC (2007)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 12, 2012
Tackles 35
Forced Fumbles 2
Interceptions 0
Stats at NFL.com

 

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