Jim Irsay seeking a continuance

Updated: August 18, 2014, 6:35 PM ET
By Mike Wells | ESPN.com

INDIANAPOLIS -- The attorney for Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is seeking a continuance in his trial.

Irsay, who was arrested in March, is scheduled to go to trial Aug. 28 for two misdemeanor charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated.

A message left at the Hamilton County prosecutor's office was not returned Monday.

There could be a delay in how NFL commissioner Roger Goodell disciplines Irsay if the continuance is allowed. Goodell has maintained a stance that he wants the legal process to play itself out first before deciding how to discipline Irsay.

Mike Wells

ESPN Indianapolis Colts reporter

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