After signing a four-year contract with the Saints in March, Nick Fairley might never again suit up in the old gold and black.
The 29-year-old defensive tackle has been absent from organized team activities and the reason is a career-threatening heart condition, according to Fox Sports.
Saints DT Nick Fairley has been absent from OTA’s bc of medical issues. Tests show heart trouble that could jeopardize future of his career.
Brock was arrested shortly after the reported April 6 incident and released by the 49ers the following day. The 28-year-old was a starter the last two seasons.
Brock was set to be arraigned Tuesday afternoon in Santa Clara, Calif., according to a release issued by the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s office.
The woman told police Brock lashed out after an argument about what Find Cheap Jerseys Online to watch on TV, punching her in the face and choking her “to the point that she later vomited.” After police arrived in the wake of that report, she told them Brock had tried to strangle her “multiple times” five days earlier.
“It takes great courage for victims to come forward,” prosecutor Kalila Spain said in the release. “But only with someone coming forward can the violence be interrupted.”
In addition to the felony domestic violence count, Brock also is facing a Cheap Zach Parise Jerseys misdemeanor child endangerment charge, as the woman was holding the couple’s 1-year-old child one of the times he attempted to choke her.
He faces up to five years in prison if convicted.