It is stuff like this that makes me wonder how I can be a sports fan. This dude signs a 5 year, 35 million dollar contract and he feels the need to carry a loaded gun in his pants without a permit so that he can go party in Manhattan and feel "protected". I just donít get this mentality at all I probably never will. Now he has a bullet wound through in his thigh and is facing felony gun charges.
Burress posts bail, arrives at Giants stadium - NFL- nbcsports.msnbc.com
The kicker is, if he'd just fessed up that he accidently shot himself with an illegal gun, he'd probably have gotten a slap on the wrist - a fine and some community service. Instead, he's looking at three felonies and up to three years in jail.