Attorney: Suspect said gun was his

Updated: June 7, 2013, 4:33 PM ET
By Rich Cimini | ESPNNewYork.com

The attorney for New York Jets running back Mike Goodson said Friday that Garant Evans, the driver of the vehicle when both men were arrested last month, told New Jersey State Police at the time of the arrest that the .45-caliber handgun found in the SUV belonged to him, not Goodson.

Goodson and Evans were both charged with possession of a firearm and hollow-point bullets, along with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

If the gun charge is dropped, Goodson's chances ...

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