John Clark of NBC Philly reports that Eagles CB Jalen Mills arrested and cited for disorderly conduct in Washington D.C. Friday night after an altercation with Wizards player Devin Robinson outside a nightclub.
- According to Clark, both Mills and Robinson were cited for the altercation with Robinson was taken to the hospital.
- Jeff McLane adds that Mills paid a $35 fine and there’s no court date scheduled.
- A source with knowledge of the situation says altercation Les Bowen that altercation arose over Robinson feeling that Mills shouldn’t be in D.C., given that he doesn’t play for a Washington team.
Here’s a statement from the Eagles:
“The Philadelphia Eagles are aware of the situation involving defensive back Jalen Mills and are continuing to gather more information.”
Mills, 25, is a former seventh-round pick of the Eagles back in 2016. He’s currently in the final year of his four-year, $2.58 million contract and stands to make a base salary of $720,000 for the 2019 season.
Mills is in line to be an unrestricted free agent in 2020.
In 2018, Mills appeared in eight games for the Eagles and recorded 42 tackles, no interceptions and nine pass defenses. He was placed on injured reserve with a foot injury in December.