Denver Broncos wide receiver Jerry Jeudy, who starred at Deerfield Beach High School before doing the same at Alabama, was arrested on Thursday in Colorado, law enforcements officials said.
A statement released by the Arapahoe Sheriff’s Office on Twitter read: “Professional football player Jerry Jeudy has been arrested by Arapahoe Co sheriff deputies. He’s being held at the Arapahoe Co jail on charges of 2nd degree criminal tampering w/a domestic violence enhancer, a misdemeanor. He’s on a no bond hold. He’s innocent until proven guilty.”
Jeudy was the 15th selectio. n in the 2020 draft by the Broncos. After a rookie season where he played in every game and caught 52 passes for 856 yards (an impressive 16.5 yards per grab) and three touchdowns, Jeudy saw injuries force him to miss seven games in 2021. His finished with 38 catches for 467 yards ( 12.3 yards per grab) and no scores.
In his senior year at Deerfield, Jeudy was named the nation’s No. 1 wideout recruit by Rivals and finished his senior season with over 1,000 receiving yards and 15 TDs. He also starred at cornerback as the Bucks’ run to the 8A final four.
At Alabama, he caught 145 passes as a starter in, 2018 and 2019, his sophomore and junior seasons, piling up 2,478 yards and 24 touchdowns. The Crimson Tide won the national championship in his freshman season.