The upshot, something very obvious, predicted by the brighter denizens of our blog community and downplayed by our mainstream journalists . . .
Today's tragic football news is part of a deal and the the former Chiefs coach is likely to earn a wrist slap for tragic driving that permanently injured a youngster. Anybody else would've been locked up for a very long time.
Reid's attorney, J.R. Hobbs, released the following statement:
"Britt Reid intends to enter his plea of guilty to the offense charged. He sincerely regrets his conduct and hopes and prays for the continued recovery for A.Y. Mr. Reid sincerely apologizes to A.Y. and her family, and to his own family. He also extends his deep apologies to the Hunt family, the Chiefs organization and Chiefs Kingdom. Mr. Reid is sorry for his actions and hopes that his plea brings some sense of justice to all those he affected."
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid on Tuesday offered an apology to 5-year-old Ariel Young, the girl seriously injured in an alleged DWI-related crash in February 2021. The attorney representing Reid in the case, J.R.
New details in Jackson County where Britt Reid is set to plead guilty Monday.He's a former chiefs coach and the son of Andy Reid.Reid is accused of driving under the influence and crashing into two vehicles near Arrowhead stadium in February 2021.Online court records indicate Reid will enter his plea at 10 a.m.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Britt Reid, former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach and son of head coach Andy Reid, is expected to plead guilty in a 2021 crash that led to serious injuries for a 5-year-old girl. The 37-year-old was charged of driving while intoxicated in the multi-vehicle crash.
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