You can't do that and play football

Rutgers junior linebacker Izaia Bullock was dismissed from the team on Tuesday after he was charged with attempted murder.  The 22-year-old was reportedly plotting to murder two family members of an acquaintance's family.


Izaia Bullock, 22, a junior at the university from Linden, faces two counts of first-degree attempted murder and two counts of first-degree conspiracy to commit murder.

Bullock was dismissed from the Rutgers football team Tuesday, and the university said in a statement that he will face disciplinary proceedings.

Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey and Rutgers Police Chief Kenneth Cop announced his arrest and the charges in a news statement Tuesday evening.

Bullock probably wasn't going to the NFL, but that doesn't mean he didn't have a bright future.  Plotting to kill people just derailed that.

Want More From Sports Gossip?

For all the latest breaking Sports Gossip, be sure to follow on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter

Up Next



Jared Goff is Dating Swimsuit Model Christen Harper

Looks like Jared Goff has a new girlfriend.  The former no. 1 overall pick has a big day ahead, and he'll be in a group of QB's named Brady, Drew Brees, and Patrick Mahomes II.  We know each of these players better halves.   Brady has Gisele:   Brees has his Wife Brittany: more