Special Report: The rise and fall of Baldwin Park’s Lawrence Phillips

Trouble has continued to follow Baldwin Park standout Lawrence Phillips. Once a running back at the University of Nebraska and in the NFL with several teams, Phillips, 31, was recently convicted of seven counts of assault with a deadly weapon for driving a car at group of young men, injuring three after a losing pickup football game near the Coliseum. He faces 10-20 years in prison.

Interview with former Baldwin Park coach Tony Zane, who coached Lawrence Phillips

Phillips faces long prison term. Our reporter, Dan Abendschein, tells his story.

Running back remembered as one of the best

Former Tribune prep sports editor Steve Hunt writes about Phillips. Hunt is now this newspapers managing editor.

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