Former Saints star defensive end, Will Smith, was shot to death in New Orleans following what is being described as a road rage accident in the Lower Garden District on Saturday night.
The coroner’s office confirmed, Smith, 34, was shot after an heated argument with, Cardell Hayes, 28, the driver of a Hummer H2 that rear-ended his Mercedes G63 SUV, causing him to strike another vehicle, police said.
Smith was shot multiple times and his wife, Racquel, also 34, was shot twice in the right leg, according to police. Continue reading
Former St. Louis Rams running back, Lawrence Phillips, was found dead in his cell at Kern Valley State Prison. He was 40.
Early reports say the former NFL player committed suicide.
Phillips was convicted of choking his girlfriend and later of driving his car into three teens after a pickup football game. Continue reading
Kriste Lewis is the 40-year-old mother of two who made the squad of cheerleaders for the New Orleans Saints! Did we mention she has a debilitating kidney disease that will ultimately require dialysis and a kidney transplant?
Cheers to the New Orleans Saints for pushing this one through!
Her diagnosis inspired Lewis to make the most of every day, because “I know my time is limited,” she says. Continue reading
Actress Amanda Bynes, 26, was arrested in West Hollywood last night for Driving Under the Influence.
Police told TMZ that she “was attempting to pass a cop car in her black BMW, and sideswiped the right rear panel of the vehicle. She was pulled over and cops determined she was not fit to be behind the wheel.”
Bynes was bailed out this morning for $5,000.