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Philadelphia Eagles Cornerback Daryl Worley Arrested This Morning

Philadelphia Eagles Cornerback Daryl Worley Arrested This Morning

The 23-year-old cornerback was reportedly arrested in the Philadelphia area.

The Eagles on Sunday confirmed Worley's arrest and issued a statement that read, "We are in the process of gathering more information about Daryl Worley's arrest this morning".

- Recently acquired Philadelphia Eagle Daryl Worley was arrested overnight, NFL Network reports. That's when police arrived and a confrontation unfolded, according to the report.

Coming out of college at West Virginia, Worley had character concerns, in that he missed a bowl game for academic reasons, and had an off-the-field incident in which he was accused of assaulting a female.

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Preliminary information indicates that Worley became combative and officers used a Taser.

- Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) April 15, 2018Incident occurred at Broad and Pattison, near the team facility.

Worley was found passed out behind the wheel when officers arrived, the source says.

Worley was a third-round pick in the 2016 NFL Draft by the Carolina Panthers. Even better, Worley was returning home to Philly, where his parents still live in their same North Philadelphia neighborhood where he grew up.