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Bears FB Evan Rodriguez arrested in Miami

Published: Thursday, March 21, 2013 11:05 a.m. CST • Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013 12:24 p.m. CST

MIAMI (AP) — A Chicago Bears fullback faces charges of disorderly intoxication and resisting an officer in Miami.

Jail records show 24-year-old Evan Rodriguez was arrested early Thursday. He was being held in the Miami-Dade County Jail on $1,500 bail after being booked at 5:32 a.m.

Rodriguez went to Temple University, where he was a tight end. He played in 12 games for the Bears in 2012, starting in five of them.

Further details about Rodriguez's arrest were not immediately available.

An attorney wasn't listed on jail records.

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