UPDATE: 5:11pm – Statement from Houston Texans Executive Vice President of Football Operations and General Manager Rick Smith:
“The Houston Texans are aware of the incident regarding WR Jaelen Strong in Scottsdale, Ariz. We are disappointed in the choices Jaelen made to put himself in this situation. We will have no further comment at this time.”
Scottsdale, AZ (CBS HOUSTON) – Houston Texans wide receiver Jaelen Strong was arrested in Scottsdale, AZ on Sunday for marijuana possession according to ABC 15 in Phoenix.
Strong, who played at Arizona State University, was arrested while riding in a black Maserati in the Phoenix suburb.
Green Bay Packers cornerback Damarius Randall was driving the car that had no visible license plates, which is why police pulled the car over. They smelled Marijuana and Strong admitted to having the drug without a medical card.
Strong handed over a cigar box with three marijuana cigarettes in it.