Colts player arrested in Indianapolis

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Da'Rick Rogers (16) scores a touchdown against the Cincinnati Bengals in the second half of an NFL preseason football game, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Frank Victores)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Indianapolis Colts player Da’Rick Rogers was arrested early Monday morning, Marion County Jail officials confirm.

Da'Rick Rogers. (Provided Photo/Marion County Jail)
Da’Rick Rogers. (Provided Photo/Marion County Jail)

Rogers was taken to the Marion County Jail on suspicion of drunken driving. He had not been completely processed through the jail system as of 3:30 p.m., despite arriving at the jail around 5 a.m.

According to IUPUI Police records, an officer pulled Rogers over along West 16th Street because he was crossing the yellow line with his vehicle. His BAC was between .08 and .14 percent.

The Colts announced Monday afternoon they waived Rogers.

Rogers, 23, has a permanent address in Georgia. He has a storied past with disciplinary issues. He was kicked off Tennessee’s football roster after three failed drug tests.

The wide receiver also got negative attention after earning the Colts a 15-yard penalty during the preseason for a touchdown celebration. It prompted head coach Chuck Pagano to apologize to fans. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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