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Washington releases RB after domestic violence arrest

Former Washington Football Team second-round pick Derrius Guice is now unemployed.

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Minutes after it was reported that the running back had been arrested on five charges in Virginia, including strangulation, Washington announced that it has released the third-year back.


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Guice, 23, was arrested on five total charges. That included three charges of assault and battery, the above-mentioned strangulation and destruction of property.

Washington obviously didn’t waste any time moving on from the third-year back after news of his arrest broke. It could very well represent a change of culture within the embattled NFL franchise.

A second-round pick back in 2018, Guice had played in a grand total of five games in two seasons due to injuries.

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