Free agent QB Kevin Kolb arrested on boating under influence charge

By John Breech |

Kevin Kolb's mug shot. (Willacy County Sheriff via
Kevin Kolb's mug shot. (Willacy County Sheriff via

Former Bills quarterback Kevin Kolb spent a few hours in jail over the weekend after being arrested in Texas. According to, Kolb was arrested in Willacy County on June 28 on suspicion of boating under the influence.

Kolb was released from jail on Sunday after paying a $3,000 bond, according to

The 29-year-old quarterback was released by the Bills in March after playing in zero regular season games with the team. Kolb suffered a preseason concussion and was never cleared to play after that.

The quarterback's bad luck in Buffalo also included an incident last August where he slipped on a rubber mat while walking on the team's practice field and tweaked his knee.

Kolb signed with the Bills after spending two seasons in Arizona (2011-12) where he went 6-8 as a starter. Kolb also spent four seasons with the Eagles, beginning in 2007 when Philadelphia selected him with the 36th overall pick in the NFL Draft.

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