Thursday night in New York City, NFL star and Pittsburgh Steeler wide receiver Plaxico Burress hosted a pre-Super Bowl gala at the Carlton Hotel. Notables who attended included Plaxico’s wife Tiffany Burress who wore Dolce & Gabbana, Brooklyn Nets star Alan Anderson, “America’s Next Top Model” star Eugena Washington, former NBA player Mateen Cleaves, stylist […]
When you think about what happened to Sean Taylor, a strong safety for the Washington Redskins who was murdered during a botched home invasion in 2007 (and other athletes who were held up or robbed, like Paul Pierce) you understand why athletes keep some “heat” on them for protection. But the likelihood of that happening […]
NFL mugshot superstars: outrageous deeds and repeat offenders.
Plaxico Burress nearly destroyed his promising NFL career because he chose to carry a gun. Burress served two years in prison after pleading guilty to weapons charges that stemmed from an accidental shooting that occurred at a New York nightclub in 2008. During his stint in prison, Burrress was forced to spend 17 hours in solitary […]