Reports: Ochocinco released by Dolphins


Reports: Ochocinco released by Dolphins

A day after his arrest on Saturday on a domestic violence charge, accused of head-butting new wife, Evelyn Lozada, Chad Ochocinco was released by the Miami Dolphins.

The news was first reported by FOX Sports' Jay Glazer, and confirmed by many media outlets.

The Miami Dolphins have just released Chad Johnson, scouts cleaned out his locker Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) August 13, 2012

Confirming @jayglazer that Chad Johnson has been released. Source to me: "His story, in the end, isn't believable." mike freeman (@realfreemancbs) August 13, 2012

I'm told the decision to cut Chad Johnson was made by Joe Philbin. Ownership backed his call unconditionally. Armando Salguero (@ArmandoSalguero) August 13, 2012

More coming at PFT on the release of Chad Johnson.Per source, he was on a one-strike arrangement and team didn't want the distraction. ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) August 13, 2012

One line press release from team: "The Miami Dolphins have terminated the contract of WR Chad Johnson, the team announced today." Ben Volin (@BenVolinPBP) August 13, 2012

MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL: Broncos give Osweiler rude welcome in 27-9 win over Texans


MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL: Broncos give Osweiler rude welcome in 27-9 win over Texans

DENVER - The Denver Broncos ruined Brock Osweiler's homecoming Monday night, incessantly hurrying, hitting and harassing their former teammate in a 27-9 win over his Houston Texans.

Coach Gary Kubiak returned to the sideline following his second health scare in three years, and he liked what he saw as the Broncos (5-2) snapped a two-game skid in sending the overwhelmed Texans home at 4-3.

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