The statement from his website, OchoCinco News Network:
I would like to apologize to everyone for the recent events that have occurred. I would like to wish Evelyn well and will never say anything bad about her because I truly love her to death. I will continue to be positive and train hard for another opportunity in the NFL. To all the fans and supporters I have disappointed, you have my sincerest apologies. I will stay positive and get through this tough period in my life.
Johnson was arrested on Saturday after reportedly head-butting his wife, Evelyn Lozada following an argument.
Lozada has filed for divorce, The Associated Press reports.
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- Steve Silva, Boston.com senior sports producer
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