Former NFL defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth pleaded guilty to a reckless boating charge on Tuesday.
Former NFL defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth pleaded guilty to a reckless boating charge on Tuesday, according to the Tennessean.
At his arraignment, Haynesworth had four other charges dropped, including violations of Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency laws as well as operating a vessel without an identification number.
Haynesworth received a five-month loss of boating privileges for the reckless boating charge.
The 33-year-old was most recently on an NFL roster in 2012 with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He last appeared in a game in 2011, when he played seven games for the Buccaneers and made 20 tackles.
Haynesworth was a first-team All-Pro and Pro Bowler in both 2007 and 2008 and played in the NFL for 11 years.
In 2006, Haynesworth was accused of reckless driving and a warrant was issued for his arrest, but the charge was dropped. Three years later, he was indicted on misdemeanor charges of reckless driving and driving with expired registration, to which he pleaded no contest.
- Molly Geary