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...
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, […]
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.
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...
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...
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
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...
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.
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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...