Kellyanne Winslow II, once the highest-paid titan in the National Football League as a key player for the Cleveland Browns, was sentenced on Wednesday to 14 men for raping two women and committing sexual offenses against three others .
The woman who sentenced him was called a sexual predator by Mr. Winslow.
One of the women who raped Mr Winslow became homeless during the assault in 2018, and another first testified that he was raped by Mr Winslow in 2003 after passing at a house party. She was 17 at the time.
A third victim was hitchhiking in 2018 when Mr Winslow gave her a ride and sexually assaulted her, she testified.
Sentencing on Wednesday in Superior Court in San Diego County, the judge, Blaine Bowman, said that 37-year-old Mr. Winslow had chosen five – totaling the victims – that he believed would not report their crimes.
Judge Bowman said, “I think they are committing the crime, and they chose the weakest victims they could possibly find to commit their crimes and get it out of their minds with hope , “Said Judge Bowman.
In return for escaping life imprisonment, Mr. Winslow pleaded guilty to charges of rape and sex offenses with an unconscious victim in 2019.
Earlier that year, he was convicted of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman, as well as misdemeanor charges of indecent exposure and lewd conduct.
The misdemeanor allegations leveled by Mr. Winslow exposed themselves to a neighbor who was gardening in a Carlsbad, California, gym in 2018, when a 77-year-old woman said, Winslow Masturbated In A Hot Tub In Front Of Her. Mr. Winslow was released on bail and was awaiting a sexual assault trial at the time.
According to local news, Mr. Winslow, in Ensinitas, California, a beach community north of San Diego, sentenced the four victims, including the woman who raped him, on Wednesday.
The described woman had been in a state of fear since sexual abuse, checking under the bed and in the cupboard, The Associated Press reported.
According to the news service, the woman said, “It is affecting my life every day and every night.” “I never feel safe inside or outside. You hurt my life so much. “
Mr. Winslow, who is being held in a San Diego County maximum-security prison, appeared remotely during the sentencing and was wearing a mask. He declined to speak at the proceedings citing the advice of his lawyers, who have argued that he suffered head-to-head injuries while playing football.
Mr. Winslow spent Nine seasons in the nfl Brown, along with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, New England Patriots and New York Jets. He signed a rookie contract with Cleveland $ 29 million In the first round of the 2004 NFL Draft, Brown selected him for the sixth overall.
His father, Kellen Winslow Sr., also a tight end, played for the San Diego Chargers and was Inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1995. But younger Mr. Winslow’s career, a standout at the University of Miami, was marked by injuries, uneven play and off-field destitution. He was selected just once in the Pro Bowl.
In 2013, he was Suspended for four games For violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing substances while playing for the Jets. He missed the 2005 season after suffering a serious knee injury in a 2005 motorcycle accident.