Taylor Lewan, Potential Giants' Draft Target, Pushes Court Date Until After Draft
Excerpt: "Former Michigan offensive lineman Taylor Lewan's arraignment will have to wait until after the NFL Draft. The postponement could affect the Giants, who own the No. 12 overall pick.
Lewan was supposed to be charged with one count of aggravated assault and two counts of assault and battery on Tuesday. The arraignment was delayed until May 19, according to an MLive.com report.
The NFL Draft is scheduled for May 8-10.
Lewan is accused of injuring two Ohio State fans during a fight in the early morning hours after Michigan lost to the Buckeyes. The potential first-round pick has denied the charges.
"I wasn't in any fight," Lewan said at the NFL Combine. "I was actually breaking something up. Some guy said I slugged him. That's not who I am off the field. It's not the kind of person I am. It might seem that way because of the way I play football but it's not who I am." Read more...