Former Buckeye released from jail

Spellman pleaded no contest Monday to 10 counts filed in 2008 that include felony charges of eluding a police officer and assault with a dangerous weapon.

He was sentenced to one year in jail and was released after receiving credit for time served.

Spellman was a three-year starter and captain of the Buckeyes. He spent seven years in the NFL, retiring in 2001 after playing for Chicago, Dallas and Detroit.

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