FORT WORTH, Texas — Former TCU and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Trevone Boykin was sentenced to 3 years in jail after pleading responsible Wednesday to expenses from the 2018 beating of his girlfriend.
Boykin and prosecutors agreed to the sentence in return for his responsible plea Wednesday to aggravated assault and witness tampering expenses. Boykin’s lawyer stated his shopper could be eligible for parole in lower than a yr.
Boykin had been within the Tarrant County Jail in Fort Price since December after he ducked paying for a resort room in close by Arlington.
Shabrika Bailey alleged that Boykin broke her jaw in two locations within the March 2018 beating. The Seahawks reduce Boykin within the wake of the allegation.
Trevone Boykin was reduce by the Seahawks in March 2018 after being accused of home violence. Eric Risberg/Related Press
Boykin, who performed for the TCU Horned Frogs in 2012-15, was the 2014 Huge 12 Convention Offensive Participant of the Yr and set crew profession information in profession passing yards (10,728), passing makes an attempt (1,356), move completions (830) and landing passes (86).
With the Seahawks, Boykin performed in 5 video games in 2016, finishing 13 of 18 passes for 145 yards and one landing and one interception. He spent 2017 on the Seahawks follow squad.
He had been in hassle with the legislation since 2015, nevertheless, when he was concerned in a barroom brawl in San Antonio two days earlier than TCU was to satisfy the Oregon Geese within the Alamo Bowl on Jan. 2, 2016. He was suspended for the sport, then pleaded no contest to a rely of resisting arrest and received a yr’s deferred adjudication probation in June 2016.
In March 2017, he was arrested on expenses of public intoxication and misdemeanor marijuana possession after a automobile through which he was a passenger struck a tavern, hitting seven folks on the sidewalk.