Report: Incognito receiving psychiatric help

Ex-Dolphins lineman has acted erratic since release of Wells Report

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – It seems that Richie Incognito himself has realized that he has been acting strange as of late.

According to multiple reports, the former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman has entered a treatment facility to receive mental help.

TMZ and NFL.com's Jeff Darlington each reported that Incognito was admitted into a psychiatric care unit in Arizona late last night, but TMZ says it was not voluntary and that police filed a petition to have Incognito admitted.

Darlington tweeted that Incognito sought professional help in the "wake of severe mental stress from Wells report." TMZ added that Incognito is also struggling with stress caused by his parents' divorce.

The move comes a day after Scottsdale, Arizona police said that Incognito admitted to smashing his $300,000 Ferrari with a baseball bat.

Incognito was the main Dolphins player spotlighted in the in the Wells Report which investigated harassment and bullying allegations within the Miami locker room. Incognito followed the release of the report with Tweets calling out his former teammate Jonathan Martin and the NFL.