1377 poem Piers Plowman, but the earliest surviving copies of the narrative ballads that tell his story date to the second half of 15th century (i.e.
It is not certain what should be made of these latter two absences as it is known that Friar Tuck, for one, has been part of the legend since at least the later 15th century where he is mentioned in a Robin Hood play script.
In popular culture, Robin Hood is typically seen as a contemporary and supporter of the late-12th-century king Richard the Lionheart, Robin being driven to outlawry during the misrule of Richard's brother John while Richard was away at the Third Crusade.
This view first gained currency in the 16th century. The early compilation, A Gest of Robyn Hode, names the king as "Edward"; and while it does show Robin Hood accepting the King's pardon, he later repudiates it and returns to the greenwood.
These are arrests, charges and citations of NFL players for crimes more serious than common traffic violations.
Almost all of the players belonged to an NFL roster at the time of the incident.
In rare cases, a free agent is included only if that player later signs with an NFL team.
The data comes from media reports and public records.
It cannot be considered fully complete because records of some player arrests might not have been found for various reasons, including lack of media coverage or accessible public records.
Many resolutions to these cases also are pending or could not be immediately found.
The database was conceived and created by sports writer Brent Schrotenboer, who can be reached at [email protected]
The first clear reference to "rhymes of Robin Hood" is from the c.