Darren McFadden Arrested for DWI

Former NFL running back Darren McFadden was reportedly arrested and charged with a DWI after recently falling asleep behind the wheel of his vehicle, according to police, according to the Dallas News.

McFadden, 31, was formally arrested early Monday morning in McKinney, Texas. McFadden allegedly was found asleep in the drive-thru lane of a Whataburger fast food restaurant and now faces charges of driving while intoxicated and resisting arrest.

Per the report:

“McFadden, 31, faces charges of driving while intoxicated and resisting arrest, search or transport. He was released on personal recognizance a short time after being taken into custody, jail records show.”


“Employees at that fast-food restaurant in the 9000 block of West University Drive reported a man asleep in his vehicle in the drive-thru just after midnight, McKinney police said.”