Former NFL QB Donovan McNabb Gets 18 Days In Jail

By Staff  |  11/07/2015

Donovan McNabb

Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb was sentenced to 18 18 days of jail time this week, after pleading guilty to a DUI.

McNabb was arrested in Phoenix on June 28 on a DUI charge, after he rear-ended a car that was stopped at a traffic light.

His attorney said McNabb, 38, will serve 18 days in jail with work release and be under house arrest for the remainder of his 90-day sentence.

He's scheduled to report to jail Nov. 30.

The former NFL star played 13 seasons in the league, after he was drafted with the second overall pick in 1999. During his career, he led the Philadelphia Eagles to four straight NFC championship games from 2001 to 2004 and one Super Bowl berth.

He last played for the Minnesota Vikings in 2011.