Ex-Washington Commanders Safety Sentenced To Three Months Of House Arrest For Fatal Car Accident

Former Washington Commanders safety Deshazor Everett was sentenced to three months of house arrest following a fatal accident that killed his long-time girlfriend last December.

Everett was sentenced on Thursday in Loudoun County General District Court (VA), also had his driver license suspended for six months. He was given 12 months of house arrest but had nine months suspended.

He also must pay a $2,500 fine and perform 100 hours of community service.

In July, the 30-year-old pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of reckless driving.


verett, a former special teams captain and backup safety for Washington, was treated for serious injuries and released from the hospital four days after the crash. Two teammates, linebacker Jamin Davis and cornerback Benjamin St-Juste, were in a car behind Everett after the group had gone out to dinner.

Everett played seven seasons with the NFL franchise before being released in March.