Steelers' Ta'amu gets probation in drunken crashes
PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu was sentenced Thursday to 18 months of probation after pleading guilty to reckless endangerment, resisting arrest and drunken driving stemming from a series of crashes and a police chase last fall.
He'll also have to spend four days in a program that's an alternative to jail, sometimes known as a DUI hotel.
Ta'amu crashed into several cars on the city's South Side, a neighborhood known for bars and night clubs, then ran ...
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