Chris Rainey, former Gator running back and now former Pittsburgh Steeler, was released from Alachua County jail today after a brief court hearing. The Alachua County Court System has released the video (h/t GatorSports.com). As you will hear in the video Rainey via his lawyer is adamant that he did NOT slap his girlfriend of 9 months. The story matches an eye witnesses’ claims that Rainey did not hit his woman friend.
Rainey was released on bond, and the court will not allow him to contact his girlfriend. We all remember his propensity to text inappropriate things. In this case it sounds like charges will likely be dropped. “Yes, sirrrrr!”….