Hampton fue acusado de operar un vehículo en estado de ebriedad el noviembre. 20, la Oficina del Sheriff del Condado de Lake dijo. La policía dijo que fue liberado de la cárcel del condado de Lake bajo fianza en noviembre. 21.
Hampton lives in Winfield, de acuerdo a FOX32 Chicago. He and former Bears defensive end Ed O’Bradovich host “The Hamp & O’B Show” on WGN Radio.
He played for the Bears from 1979 a 1990. He was a four-time Pro Bowler and was named to the First Team All-Pro after putting together a terrific season in 1984. He was on the same defense as Richard Dent, Steve McMichael, Wilber Marshall and Mike Singletary.
His career was with riddled with injuries. He played in 157 games but 10 knee surgeries forced him to play fewer than 12 games four times during his great career.
Hampton was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2002 alongside George Allen, Dave Casper, Jim Kelly and John Stallworth.
Hampton’s had trouble with the law in the past. En 2002, he was sentenced to a week in jail after pleading guilty to drunk driving charges and was fined and ordered to attend alcohol education classes. CBC Sports reported it was his second arrest in the last five years.