Eagles CB Daryl Worley arrested near team facility

Lynette Rowe
April 16, 2018

Daryl Worley was arrested after he was found asleep in his vehicle.

Worley allegedly became combative with police when roused around 6 a.m. and was tased before being taken into custody.

Another Eagles off-season addition is in trouble with the law.

Worley was arrested following an early Sunday morning confrontation with Philadelphia police in which he was tasered into submission after being combative. A gun was reportedly found. Worley is being held at Philadelphia police headquarters. Worley had been a versatile starting defensive back for Carolina during his two National Football League seasons, but he won't get a chance to suit up for his hometown Eagles.

The Eagles confirmed the arrest happened and said they are in the process of gathering more information.

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A gun was reportedly found on the scene.

The Eagles acquired Worley last month from the Panthers in exchange for wide receiver Torrey Smith.

A Philadelphia native, Worley recorded 63 tackles and a career-high two interceptions in 14 starts for Carolina last season.

In 2014, while still a student at West Virginia, he pleaded no contest to an assault charge following an incident at a nightclub.

"I'm coming back home", Worley said at his introductory press conference on March 19.

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