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DT Nick Fairley apologizes for arrests

Updated: June 8, 2012, 1:36 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- Detroit Lions lineman Nick Fairley publicly apologized Friday for his recent arrests in Alabama, saying his actions were inexcusable and did not meet the standards expected of a pro athlete.

Fairley, a 2011 first-round draft pick from Auburn, is one of three Lions with offseason problems with law enforcement.

He was arrested in Mobile County, Ala., on May 27 after a state trooper said he was traveling at 100 mph in his Cadillac Escalade. He was cited for reckless ...

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