Hampton, 64, was arrested by Winfield police and booked into the Lake County, Indiana jail simply earlier than midnight final Saturday, in line with police. He has been charged with working a automobile whereas intoxicated. Winfield is about 50 miles from Chicago.
Hampton bonded out of jail the subsequent morning after bail was set at $25,000, ESPN reported.
The 64-year-old performed for the Bears from 1979, when he was drafted with the fourth total choose, till 1990. He was a member of the Bears’ Tremendous Bowl-winning group within the 1985 season.
Hampton performed in school at Arkansas, the place he was a two-time Southwestern All-Convention choice and Defensive Participant of the Yr in his ultimate season.
After retiring as a participant, he labored as a TV and radio analyst, together with as a number of the “The Hamp & O’B Present” on Chicago’s WGN Radio.
Messages left Sunday for Hampton on the station weren’t instantly returned. A listed telephone quantity for him couldn’t be positioned Sunday.
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