DENVER, CO - AUGUST 20: Defensive end Elvis Dumervil #92 of the Denver Broncos pauses to pray after a game against the Buffalo Bills at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on August 20, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Bills 24-10. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)
Denver Broncos defensive end Elvis Dumervil was arrested on Saturday night in Miami, Fla., according to a report.
It's the dead zone in the NFL as teams are waiting to start up training camp, which typically means if a player makes the news, it's for a new contract or for getting arrested. In the case of Denver Broncos defensive end Elvis Dumervil, it was for being arrested for aggravated assault with a firearm in Miami, Fla. on Saturday evening.
According to the report by CBS 4 in Denver, Dumervil was accused of aggravated assault with a firearm and his bail has been set at $7,500. Further details of his arrest have yet to be released.
The Denver Broncos issued a statement on the arrest:
"Our organization is aware of the matter and is continuing to gather the facts. This is a very serious allegation, and we will thoroughly review the details while the legal process runs its course."