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Wife of Dolphins' player Brent Grimes arrested after head-butting officer at game

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MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The wife of Miami Dolphins cornerback Brent Grimes was arrested Sunday in the stadium parking lot shortly before the team’s loss to the Buffalo Bills, and she hurt her right knee and arm in a confrontation with police.

Miko Grimes faces charges of disorderly conduct, battery on a police officer and resisting arrest with violence. According to a police report, Grimes was walking into vehicular traffic and was arrested after she disobeyed an officer’s command to stop. She remained combative even after being handcuffed, police said.

Brent Grimes is a Pro Bowl cornerback, and his wife is well-known in South Florida thanks to her Twitter site. She offers frequent opinions about the Dolphins, their fans and the NFL and has nearly 11,000 followers.

According to police, Grimes ignored an order to stop and became belligerent and screamed profanities. She charged one officer while flailing her arms, and when an officer grabbed her in a bear hug and threw her on the ground, Grimes kicked her feet and tried to get up.

Grimes was handcuffed and, once on her feet, head-butted an officer. She was then forced to sit on a police golf cart, and continued to be combative until the cart reached a police station. Once there, she was treated for her injuries.

A Dolphins official said the team was aware of the incident and had no comment.

The Dolphins lost to the Bills 41-14.

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Percy Harvin (18) runs the ball between Miami Dolphins strong safety Reshad Jones (20) and cornerback Brent Grimes (21) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Miko Grimes, the wife of Grimes, was arrested Sunday after Miami lost to the Buffalo Bills. According to a Miami-Dade Police news release, Grimes was arrested in the parking lot of Sunlife Stadium after the game. Miko Grimes is facing charges that include disorderly conduct, battery on a police officer and resisting arrest with violence. No details were given about what led to the arrest. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
Buffalo Bills wide receiver Percy Harvin (18) runs the ball between Miami Dolphins strong safety Reshad Jones (20) and cornerback Brent Grimes (21) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Miko Grimes, the wife of Grimes, was arrested Sunday after Miami lost to the Buffalo Bills. According to a Miami-Dade Police news release, Grimes was arrested in the parking lot of Sunlife Stadium after the game. Miko Grimes is facing charges that include disorderly conduct, battery on a police officer and resisting arrest with violence. No details were given about what led to the arrest. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

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  1. Drunk moron thinks she’s entitled. Anyone who is privileged to make have so much money because she’s married to muscle should have some class. None here. She just repeatedly makes a fool of herself.

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