Former Dolphins player accused of child abuse

Former Miami Dolphins wide receiver arrested in Jacksonville

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Jacksonville Sheriff's Office booking photo of Mark Duper

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - A former Miami Dolphins player was arrested Wednesday, accused of punching and abusing a teenage boy who was at the man's home playing video games ,WJXT-TV reports.

According to an arrest report, Mark "Super" Duper, 54, got into a fight with the victim when the boy refused to pick up his hat off the floor. The report says Duper punched the teen, threw him to the ground and choked him. Police were told another man pulled Duper off the boy.

Duper with child abuse and booked into the Duval County Jail.

Duper played wide receiver for 11 seasons with the Miami Dolphins, was a three-time Pro Bowl selection.

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