Comments for: Haynesworth pleads no contest to simple assault

Posted Aug. 22, 2011, at 4:58 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 22, 2011, at 8:20 p.m.

WASHINGTON — Former Washington Redskins player Albert Haynesworth pleaded no contest to a misdemeanor assault charge Monday, averting a trial on a sexual assault charge stemming from a February incident at a downtown hotel lounge. The trial was scheduled to begin Tuesday. Haynesworth, 30, agreed to undergo alcohol-abuse and psychological-social …

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