A former Brigham Young University football player on probation for prescription drug offenses has been charged with two counts of prescription fraud, a Bountiful police officer says.

Steve Sanders, 23, was arrested Wednesday at a residence in Pleasant Grove on charges stemming from two separate incidents in a Bountiful pharmacy on June 29 and July 5, said Detective Steve Gray.Sanders, a linebacker at BYU from 1983 to 1986, when he suffered a knee injury, had twice been arrested previously on similar charges.