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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

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

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Broncos CB Cox loses request to keep hearing secret

Posted March 10, 2011 @ 3:13 p.m. ET
Broncos CB Perrish Cox was denied in his request to have his upcoming preliminary hearing on two felony charges of sexual assault closed to the media and the public.

Report: Broncos in talks with CB Bailey

Posted Feb. 16, 2011 @ 11:36 a.m. ET
The Broncos are in contract discussions with CB Champ Bailey, according to the Denver Post.

Cornerback could become Broncos top offseason priority

Posted Jan. 13, 2011 @ 2:05 p.m. ET
Of all the question marks that surround the Broncos' league-worst defense, we hear the cornerback position could become the No. 1 priority.

Broncos fine Cox, he will play Sunday

Posted Dec. 12, 2010 @ 3:10 p.m. ET
Broncos CB Perrish Cox will play but not start on Sunday after being arrested on Thursday night for sexual assault.

Report: Broncos CB Cox arrested for sexual assault

Posted Dec. 10, 2010 @ 12:11 p.m. ET
Broncos CB Perrish Cox was arrested Thursday night for sexual assault and is currently being held in Douglas County Detention Center in Colorado, according to a report in the Denver Post.

Broncos RB Moreno to play; CB Cox, DE Vickerson out

Posted Oct. 28, 2010 @ 12:48 p.m. ET
Broncos head coach Josh McDaniels announced Thursday that RB Knowshon Moreno would be able to play on Sunday against the 49ers and that CB Perrish Cox and DE Kevin Vickerson will not make the trip to London.

Broncos CB Cox's status unknown for London

Posted Oct. 27, 2010 @ 11:06 a.m. ET
The Broncos head to London on Thursday and might not be joined by rookie CB Perrish Cox.

Broncos CB Cox exceeding expectations

Posted Sept. 24, 2010 @ 3:19 p.m. ET
Broncos rookie CB Perrish Cox has had chances to play at both corner spots and has proven he is capable of contributing with the first team.

Broncos sign fifth-round pick Cox

Posted June 10, 2010 @ 11:34 a.m. ET
The Broncos announced the signing of fifth-round pick Perrish Cox late Wednesday.

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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.

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