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PLAXICO BURRESS RUMORS

Taxico Burress: Former NFL star in trouble with the law again

Former New York Giants and Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress is in trouble again, but luckily this time around, he didn’t physically harm himself in the process. Burress, who famously brought a handgun to a nightclub only to accidentlly shoot himself in the thigh, now faces the wrath of the IRS for allegedly failing to pay almost $50,000 in New Jersey state taxes...
Via Low Brow Sports
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Martavis Bryant, The Big Receiver Ben Has Been Clamoring For

Ever since Plaxico Burress left following his rookie season, quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has been lobbying for a taller target, oftentimes through the media. The 6-foot-5 Burress only started 11 games that year , but as coincidence would have it, he posted the best yards-per-catch average of his career when Roethlisberger was throwing him the football, […] Martavis Bryant,...
Via Steelers Depot
May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Ex-NFLer Plaxico Burress Indicted On Charges Of Failing To Pay Taxes

Former NFL star Plaxico Burress has been indicted on charges he failed to pay taxes, New Jersey prosecutors announced Thursday. The 37-year-old former wide receiver with the Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Giants and New York Jets was charged last week with willful failure to pay a state tax and issuing a bad check or electronic funds transfer. Burress is...
Via NESN.com
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress in legal hot water again

Former Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Giants, and New York Jets wide receiver Plaxico Burress is in legal trouble again. According to James McEvoy of the Times of Trenton “Burress has been indicted on charges he failed to pay $47,903 in New Jersey income taxes.” At one point Burress was a huge part of the Steelers and Giants offenses. Over his 12 year NFL career, Burress amassed...
Via EndZoneScore
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Former Steelers WR Plaxico Burress Indicted For Failing To Pay State Taxes

Former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress has reportedly been indicted on two counts of failing to pay state taxes and as a result, he faces up to 10 years in prison under New Jersey law, according to Thursday report by James McEvoy of the Times of Trenton. Burress, who caught 553 regular-season passes for […] Report: Former Steelers WR Plaxico Burress Indicted...
Via Steelers Depot
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress indicted for failing to pay income taxes

Former NFL wide receiver Plaxico Burress has been indicted on charges that he failed to pay nearly $50,000 in New Jersey state income taxes. According to James McEvoy of the Times of Trenton, Burress is facing one count of issuing a bad check or electronic funds transfer and one count of willful failure to pay...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Plaxico Burress gives Oakland Raiders shout out, Twitter turns into shoot out

From offseason power rankings, to NFL futures power rankings to NFL head coach power rankings, the Oakland Raiders are in the midst of a mind numbing amount of negative press. As media outlet after media outlet takes shots at the prospects for the Silver and Black, one person has finally come out in their defense. On NFL Live, Plaxico Burress picked the Raiders to go from worst to...
Via cover32 - Raiders
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Steelers 2014 Free Agents Analysis – WR Plaxico Burress – Unrestricted

By Matthew Marczi Player: Plaxico Burress Position: Wide Receiver Experience: 12 Years Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2013 Salary Cap Hit: $620,000 2013 Season Breakdown: When Plaxico Burress was first released from prison in 2011, the Pittsburgh Steelers were interested in bringing him back, but he instead signed with the New York Jets, who offered him more guaranteed money. In...
Via Steelers Depot
January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Plaxico Burress Coming Back For One More Season?

According to a Sunday tweet by Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Plaxico Burress, he says that he is "indeed" coming back to Pittsburgh next season. Indeed! RT @gavinbennett18: @plaxicoburress you coming back to Pittsburgh next year? — Plaxico Burress (@plaxicoburress) January 5, 2014 Burress, who suffered a torn rotator cuff during training camp this past season, is currently...
Via Steelers Depot
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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