When they approached him, the 23-year-old reportedly became combative and officers needed to use a Taser on him.
NFL Network insider Ian Rapoport reports that Worley, who's in his first season with the Eagles, was arrested at 6 a.m. E.T. this morning. That's when police arrived and a confrontation unfolded, according to the report. While he was in college at West Virginia, he entered a no contest plea and was given a six-month suspended sentence for an altercation with a woman outside a nightclub.
Garafolo added the incident occurred near Philadelphia's team facility. A gun was recovered on the scene.
Worley was a third-round pick in the 2016 NFL Draft by the Carolina Panthers.
Stay tuned for more details surrounding Worley's arrest.
Worley has only been with the Eagles for a month after being traded from Carolina.in exchange for wide receiver Torrey Smith.