Eagles cornerback Daryl Worley was arrested in Philadelphia on Sunday at 6am

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When they approached him, the 23-year-old reportedly became combative and officers needed to use a Taser on him.

Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Daryl Worley has been arrested.

Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Daryl Worley was arrested early Sunday morning after he reportedly fell asleep in his vehicle while driving on the freeway.

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.