Before slaying, ex-NFL player Lawrence Phillips had history of violence


The Ravens would probably support that bid, if only for what Rice saved them from. When the Illinois defensive end made a late climb up draft boards and was chosen third overall by the Cardinals in the 1996 NFL Draft, it cleared the way for the Ravens

Former first-round NFL pick and Nebraska star running back Lawrence Phillips is suspected of murdering his prison cellmate at Kern Valley State Prison in Delano, Calif., according to a report. Jason Galvin of KGET reported 

0414-lawrence-phillips-Getty-01 The grandmother of the man allegedly killed by ex-NFL star Lawrence Phillips tells TMZ Sports she's not mad at him — saying, "If [my grandson] was going to stay in jail for 80 years, maybe 

Lawrence Phillips #33 of the San Francisco 49ers carries the ball during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at the Alltell Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida. The Jaguars defeated the 49ers 41-3. (Credit: Andy Lyons 

Former first-round NFL pick and Nebraska star running back Lawrence Phillips is suspected of murdering his prison cellmate at Kern Valley State Prison in Delano, Calif., according to a report. Jason Galvin of KGET reported