According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Seferian-Jenkins was stopped at 3:42 a.m. and booked into the Hillsborough County Jail in Tampa, Fla., at 6:24 a.m. He was stopped after entering southbound Interstate 275 traveling at 75-80 mph in a 55-mph zone.
Seferian-Jenkins, 23, also faces a misdemeanor charge of violating a court-ordered Ignition Interlock Device restriction from a previous arrest for DUI in 2013 while attending the University of Washington. He later pleaded guilty to DUI.
Thank you TB! Next chapter— Austin Seferian J (@Aesj88) September 23, 2016
Seferian-Jenkins, a second-round pick of the Bucs in 2014, was booted on the final day of OTAs in June by new coach Dirk Koetter for not knowing where to line up.
Here is Bucs tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins' mugshot from his arrest this morning on misdemeanor DUI charge. pic.twitter.com/4nb7oY9jzz— Greg Auman (@gregauman) September 23, 2016
The Bucs host the Los Angeles Rams on Sunday in their home opener.