CLEVELAND — A
former NFL wide receiver who pleaded guilty to stealing money from
two children's charities is asking that his sentencing hearing be
delayed again after prosecutors sought medical records related to
a concussion examination.
68-year-old Reggie Rucker on Tuesday filed a motion in U.S.
District Court saying that his July 14 sentencing should be
postponed because prosecutors have demanded all medical records
related to brain damage that Rucker suffered during his 12-year
The motion also
says Rucker's attorneys want their experts to evaluate the
government's medical records and expert reports on Rucker when
they're finally provided.
guilty in February to stealing from two children's charities to
pay gambling debts and personal expenses. A plea agreement calls
for him to serve about two years in prison.