49ers' Crabtree Accused of Sex Assault
He is expected to play tomorrow in NFC title game
By John Johnson, Newser Staff
Posted Jan 19, 2013 7:11 AM CST
This photo taken Jan. 12 shows San Francisco 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree playing against Green Bay.   (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

(Newser) – Police have interviewed 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree over allegations that he sexually assaulted a woman last week, reports the San Francisco Chronicle. The 25-year-old has not been charged and is expected to play tomorrow against Atlanta in the NFC championship. The alleged assault occurred at a hotel after last week's victory over Green Bay. "The 49ers take such matters very seriously," said a team statement. "We will have no further comment at this time as the legal process is ongoing."

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Marelicia
Jan 21, 2013 1:28 AM CST
Sounds like consensual sex, until the player failed to call her as promised or return her 17 phone calls or 52 text messages, now its Rape. The 50th Text reads: Have your lawyer write me a check within 72 hours or else and 48 of those hours have passed. love ya, Linda.
Perotstheman
Jan 20, 2013 11:14 PM CST
could be a gold digger or...could be just another case of society endearing a street thug and pumping his empty little head full of himself until he EXPLODED !!! Gimme da' ball bubba..DUH !!!
in.disbelief
Jan 20, 2013 12:30 PM CST
does anyone else see a Forrest Gump opportunity here?