Ex-Falcons Player Jamal Anderson Arrested on Drug Charges

Former Atlanta Falcons running back Jamal Anderson has been charged with felony cocaine possession and misdemeanor marijuana possession after being arrested at an Atlanta nightclub.

Atlanta police spokesman Otis Redmond said the incident occurred early Sunday at the Peachtree Tavern in Buckhead.

Redmond said a second man, whose name was not immediately available, also was arrested.

Redmond said an off-duty officer working security at the club alerted police.

Both men were taken to Fulton County jail.

Anderson has a court hearing on the charge at 11 a.m Monday.