Odell Beckham Jr. was removed from the aircraft for failing to buckle his seatbelt dell Beckham Jr., a wide receiver for the NFL, was taken off a plane by police before takeoff at Miami International Airport.
according to officials, after he refused to buckle his seatbelt and appeared to be unconscious, they said.A representative for American Airlines confirmed that the Los Angeles-bound Flight 1228 was forced to return to the gate prior to takeoff “due to a passenger disobeying crew members’ instructions and refusing to fasten their seat belt.”
Later, the flight to Los Angeles departed when additional passengers reboarded.
Beckham appeared to make reference to the incident in a tweet that read, “Never in my life have I experienced what just happened to me.”
Wide receiver Odell Beckham, 30, a three-time Pro Bowl selection, is currently a free agent after helping the Los Angeles Rams win the Super Bowl in February of last year.
Before rupturing a knee ligament in that 23-20 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals, he grabbed a touchdown pass.The Dallas Cowboys have stated that they want to sign Beckham and that he is reportedly close to returning to the league.
he had stirred up controversy during previous stops with the New York Giants and Cleveland Browns, is anticipated to be pursued by a number of other teams.