Dolphins to cut LB Maualuga after battery arrest

Dolphins to cut LB Maualuga after battery arrest
(PHOTO: Rey Mauluaga)

MIAMI, FL (FOX19) - Former Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Rey Maualuga will be cut by the Miami Dolphins following his arrest Saturday morning, according to ESPN.

Maualuga was arrested overnight in Miami, FL on a battery charge, although details surrounding the arrest remain unclear, per Pro Football Talk.

Maualuga, 30, played eight seasons with the Bengals and was arrested twice during that time, including a DUI charge in 2010 and a misdemeanor assault in 2012.