FRISCO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/CBS SPORTS) – Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Tyrone Crawford has been charged with a misdemeanor count of unlawful assembly from a March 15 incident at a bar in Florida.North Texas Law Enforcement Disappointed In Gov. Abbott's Veto Of Domestic Violence Education Bill
Accused of instigating a fight, Crawford pleaded not guilty and now has a pretrial hearing scheduled for June 13.READ MORE: Dallas County DA Reverses Plans To Seek Death Penalty For Alleged Serial Killer Billy Chemirmir
The NFL is said to be investigating allegations Crawford pushed police officers during an altercation the Coyote Ugly Saloon in Panama City Beach.
Crawford may eventually face a suspension from the NFL, regardless of how the legal case plays out.MORE NEWS: 'New Personnel & Procedures, Insufficient Oversight' Led To Texas Execution Without Media Present
Crawford started at least 14 games each of the past five seasons, topping out at 5.5 sacks in 2018 while splitting time between defensive end and defensive tackle.