Brandon Meriweather pleads no contest to DWI

The Washington Post is reporting that former Chicago Bear and current Washington Redskin safety Brandon Meriweather

pleaded no contest to misdemeanor charges of driving while intoxicated and refusing a breath test, according to court records.

Meriweather entered the plea July 19 and was fined $300 plus $81 in court costs, according to Arlington County General District Court records. His driver’s license was suspended for 60 days and a 180-day jail sentence was suspended.

Meriweather was for pulled over in Arlington County on April 26 for speeding and failed a field sobriety test, according to police. He was arrested and charged with DWI and refusing to take a breathalyzer test.

In other celebrity DUI news, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch and porn star Jenna Jameson plead not guilty to their DUIs.

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