NYDailyNews Newly acquired Cowboys cornerback Nolan Carroll has been arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated after leaving a promotional event welcoming him to Dallas. Dallas police say the 30-year-old Carroll was arrested early Monday after being stopped for a traffic violation. He was booked into the Dallas County jail and posted bail later in the day. The Dallas Morning News reports Carroll was arrested after leaving a club that hosted the promotion in his honor. Carroll joined the Cowboys in March as a free agent from NFC East rival Philadelphia on a three-year, $10 million contract. The team issued a statement saying it’s aware of his arrest and is “gathering information at this time.” Carroll is an eight-year NFL veteran who began his career in Miami.
If you are the guest of honor at a party, and are planning on getting drunk to celebrate, we here at SportSmasher.com would suggest taking an Uber. Nolan Carroll signed a three year deal worth $10 million to join the Cowboys as a free agent this offseason, and following a promotional event at a club welcoming Carroll to Dallas, he was arrested for DUI. Nolan Carroll, you’re the guest of honor and just got a $3,000,000 signing bonus, splurge on a limo for the night. Definitely do not get behind the wheel drunk, risking not just your personal safety, but the lives of everyone else on the road.