Bears defensive lineman Ray McDonald arrested for domestic violence

Chicago Bears defensive lineman Ray McDonald was arrested in California on domestic violence and possible child endangerment charges in Santa Clara, according to NBC Bay Area. He was cut by the San Francisco 49ers following a domestic violence allegation last year He was also accused of sexual assault, but wasn't charged. McDonald avoided a suspension. The Bears' contract with McDonald is worth $1.05 million and includes a nonguaranteed base salary of $870,000 with no guaranteed money. That includes a $50,000 first-game roster bonus, a $6,250 per game active roster bonus worth up to $100,000, a $30,000 workout bonus and up to $450,000 in not likely to be earned incentives for playtime and a team qualifier. The Bears may have to cut McDonald, who joined the team after ownership was reluctant initially to sign him because of his checkered past. Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun    
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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