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Chad Ochocinco Fired by Miami Dolphins After Arrested for Domestic Violence

August 13, 2012 (3:08 am) GMT
Ochocinco no longer plays for the Dolphins as his contract is terminated after he's accused of head-butting his wife Evelyn Lozada.
Chad Ochocinco

was dropped from Miami Dolphins, one day after he was taken into custody for allegedly head-butting his wife . "The football player The Miami Dolphins have terminated the contract of WR Chad Johnson," the team tweeted.

Before being signed to the Dolphins last June, Ochocinco played for the New England Patriots. In an interview recently, he considered pursuing a career in porn if he didn't make the team in his new home. "It's not funny. I got to earn a living. I'm being serious. I mean, that's what I would do," he explained.

Ochocinco, who changed his name back to Chad Johnson after marrying Lozada on fourth of July this year, was released from jail after posting $2,500 bail. He was reportedly involved in a heated argument with her when she confronted him over a receipt of condoms found in their Maserati.

"She alleges he leaned over and head-butted her. He says she leaned towards him and that they butted heads," police captain Dale Engle shared stories by both sides, before adding, "Needless to say she has a good laceration on her forehead."

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