Braylon Edwards after entering his plea. (Seth Wenig / AP)

Edwards, who will be a free agent when the lockout ends, was fined $500 and his license was suspended for six months. He will continue in the NFL's substance abuse program.

“I feel good. I feel like it came to a fair conclusion,” Edwards said. “I'm happy this is past us and now it's time to focus on football again.”

At the time of his arrest, Edwards had a blood-alcohol content that was twice the legal limit and he happened to also be on probation from a 2009 fight incident outside a Cleveland nightclub.