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Perrish Cox - #20 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 0"/ 190 lbs.
Birthday 01/07/1987
Birthplace Waco, TX
College Oklahoma State
Years played 3
Drafted 2010, 5th round, 6th pick by Broncos


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49ers like what they've seen from CB Cox

Posted June 20, 2012 @ 1:51 p.m. ET
We hear the 49ers are pleasantly surprised with free-agent CB Perrish Cox, who has excelled at both nickel and corner.

Civil suit filed against Cox, Thomas

Posted June 11, 2012 @ 11:58 a.m. ET
A civil lawsuit has been filed against 49ers CB Perrish Cox and Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas in connection with a 2010 sexual assault allegation against Cox.

49ers maintain defensive stability by signing Rogers

Posted March 14, 2012 @ 1:15 p.m. ET
The Niners have made sure that arguably the league's best defense last season will remain intact after reaching a new deal with UFA CB Carlos Rogers Tuesday evening.

49ers sign former Broncos CB Cox

Posted March 13, 2012 @ 2:06 p.m. ET
The 49ers have signed former Broncos CB Perrish Cox, who did not play in the NFL last season.

Former Broncos CB Cox found not guilty of sexual assault

Posted March 02, 2012 @ 1:44 p.m. ET
Former Broncos CB Perrish Cox was found not guilty on two counts of sexual assault of a victim who was deemed unable to assess her condition.

Jury begins deliberations in ex-Bronco's trial

Posted March 01, 2012 @ 3:52 p.m. ET
A Colorado jury is deliberating in the sexual assault trial of former Broncos CB Perrish Cox.

Teammate says ex-Broncos CB carried woman into bed

Posted Feb. 29, 2012 @ 8:43 p.m. ET
Broncos WR Demaryius Thomas testified at the sexual assault trial of former teammate Perrish Cox on Wednesday.

AP: Cox trial delayed until February

Posted Oct. 12, 2011 @ 3:34 p.m. ET
The trial of former Broncos CB Perrish Cox on sexual assault charges has been postponed until February, the Associated Press reports.

Broncos announce cuts

Posted Sept. 03, 2011 @ 2:40 p.m. ET
The Broncos have trimmed their roster releasing 24 players on Saturday afternoon.  

Victim says she was drugged, raped by Broncos CB Cox

Posted July 22, 2011 @ 5:46 p.m. ET
Details from the sexual assault charge against Broncos CB Perrish Cox were released Friday, and the woman involved told officers she was raped while she was drugged.

Cox's lawyer doesn't want document released

Posted June 29, 2011 @ 12:28 p.m. ET
The lawyer for Broncos CB Perrish Cox is asking a judge to not release documents that detail the sexual assault allegations against the player.

Details of charges against Cox to be released

Posted June 22, 2011 @ 6:03 p.m. ET
Details of the sexual-assault allegations against Broncos CB Perrish Cox will be released next week, a judge decided Wednesday.

Broncos depending on WR Royal staying healthy

Posted June 09, 2011 @ 1:14 p.m. ET
We hear the 2011 campaign could be a big one for Broncos WR Eddie Royal.

Broncos CB Cox could be helped by trial date

Posted May 19, 2011 @ 2:55 p.m. ET
While CB Perrish Cox's not-guilty plea doesn't change much in his case, we hear the trial date could be beneficial for the Broncos.

Broncos CB Cox pleads not guilty to sexual assault charges

Posted May 16, 2011 @ 11:39 a.m. ET
Broncos CB Perrish Cox pleaded not guilty on Monday to the two sexual assault charges he is facing.


Posted Aug. 13, 2012
After sitting out last year with legal problems, Cox is pushing to make the roster and earn playing time in a competitive secondary after joining the 49ers in March.||||||| Cox continued to make an impression during San Francisco's preseason opener against Minnesota last Friday, putting an exclamation point on the 49ers' 17-6 victory with an interception to end the Vikings' final offensive possession.The second-year cornerback has gained attention throughout training camp with his consistent play and is challenging for a role in coverage packages in a secondary that returns all four starters from last season, including two Pro Bowlers.
Posted March 13, 2012
Cox is getting a fresh start with the San Francisco 49ers, signing a two-year contract more than a week after being acquitted on sexual assault charges in Colorado.||||||| San Francisco announced the deal on the first day of NFL free agency Tuesday, a day after signing wide receiver Randy Moss to give him a second chance. The 25-year-old Cox didn't play in 2011, spending time with his family in Waco, Texas. He was accused of sexually assaulting a woman at his apartment in September 2010 after a night of partying.
Posted July 28, 2011
Cox says he's able to focus on football even as he faces a sexual assault trial in October. The Denver Broncos' second-year cornerback participated in the team's first practice of training camp Thursday.||||||| Coming off the field afterward, Cox told The Associated Press: "I just want to apologize for everything that's been going on. I'm truly grateful that football has started back up." He acknowledged his legal troubles still weigh heavily on him. If convicted, Cox faces between two years to life in prison. Cox has pleaded not guilty in the case. Broncos President Joe Ellis said this week the team will monitor Cox's legal situation. Cox believes he won't get cut.
Posted July 22, 2011
Police say Denver Broncos cornerback Perrish Cox was arrested on sexual assault charges after a woman told officers she believed she was raped while she was drugged. An arrest warrant affidavit released Friday says the woman became pregnant and that DNA tests show Cox is the father.||||||| The document says the woman told police that doctors informed her she had become pregnant at about the time she went to Cox's apartment with friends and then passed out. The woman says she has no recollection of most of that night last September and wasn't sure anyone had sex with her until she learned she was pregnant. Cox pleaded not guilty to two counts of sexual assault. He is free on $50,000 bail. His trial is scheduled for October.
Posted June 23, 2011
An arrest affidavit detailing the sexual assault allegations against Broncos cornerback Perrish Cox will be released July 1 with the name of the accuser, medical information and the name of a friend redacted to protect their privacy.||||||| District Court Judge Paul King on Wednesday sided with The Associated Press and The Denver Post, who argued for the document's unsealing. King ruled that neither prosecutors nor Cox defense attorney Harvey Steinberg presented sufficient evidence that the affidavit's release would jeopardize Cox's right to a fair trial. Cox is charged with two counts of sexual assault. Court documents say the alleged assault happened on Sept. 6.