Jay Barker (born July 20, 1972) is a retired professional American football quarterback. He is currently a Birmingham radio personality.
Jay Barker: Arrested, Assault, Domestic Violence, Wife
A former University of Alabama and NFL quarterback was arrested on aggravated assault charges in Nashville on Saturday.
Officers were dispatched to the 700 block of Norwood Drive for a domestic disturbance around 1:30 a.m. Saturday, according to an arrest warrant.
When officers arrived on the scene, the victim explained that she had been at a party across the street at her neighbor’s house and that when the party ended, she got into the passenger seat of a car and had someone drive her across the street.
Arrest records say Barker was placed on a 12-hour hold for domestic violence. He is now being held on a $10,000 bond and is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
Barker played for the Green Bay Packers, New England Patriots and Carolina Panthers. He later played for the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League and the short-lived Birmingham Thunderbolts of the first wave of the XFL. He is best known for his time in college as the Alabama Crimson Tide’s quarterback.
According to Tennessee authorities, Former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker, who is married to country music singer Sara Evans, was arrested Saturday on a felony domestic violence charg.
Investigators did not immediately return a call from The Associated Press requesting details about the case. Barker did not answer a call from the AP and it was not immediately clear whether he had an attorney who could comment.
|Born:||July 20, 1972|
|Height:||6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)|
|Weight:||220 lb (100 kg)|
|High school:||Trussville (AL) Hewitt-Trussville|
|NFL Draft:||1995 / Round: 5 / Pick: 160|
Former Alabama quarterback Jay Barker, who is married to country music singer Sara Evans, was arrested Saturday on a felony domestic violence charge, Tennessee authorities said. Barker, 49, was booked into a Nashville county jail early Saturday morning, according to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office website.
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