Jets' Lee, Williams cleared by NFL of any conduct violations
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By DENNIS WASZAK Jr.
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) New York Jets players Darron Lee and Leonard Williams have been cleared by the NFL of any violations of the league's personal conduct policy following a review of an incident at a musical festival in New York in June.
In a moment caught on video and splashed across social media, Williams stepped in front of Lee , who had an argument with a girlfriend, according to coach Todd Bowles. Williams then briefly lifted and forcibly removed his teammate from a potential altercation.
Lee was not arrested or charged with anything resulting from the situation, and he wasn't disciplined by the Jets.
NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said in a statement Monday that the league "concluded there was insufficient evidence to support a finding that there was a violation of the personal conduct policy."
ESPN first reported the NFL's decision.
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Updated August 21, 2017