NFLPA has car services for teams, too

Updated: September 25, 2010, 10:25 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Braylon Edwards didn't have to get behind the wheel. He could have made a simple phone call and avoided arrest for driving drunk.

The New York Jets receiver didn't take advantage of two programs aimed at preventing just what happened Tuesday by providing players rides when they are too impaired to drive.

More than two-thirds of the 32 NFL teams, including the Jets, have such programs, which stress confidentiality. The NFL Players Association also has a program, and the ...

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