Since 2000, USA Today has recorded 92 arrests of NFL players related to domestic violence. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, “nearly 20 people per minute are physically abused by an intimate partner in the United States. During one year, this equates to more than 10 million women and men.”
But it isn’t just athletes in the NFL who are beating their wives or girlfriends. Female athletes are popping up everywhere knocking out their boyfriends and punching them in the face too.
Here we are counting down the ten most high-profile cases over the past few years.