Vikings place kicker Donald Igwebuike is being investigated in connection with drug-smuggling allegations, ABC News reported.

ABC reported that the U.S. attorney's office in Tampa, Fla., has "irrefutable evidence" linking Igwebuike to an attempt to smuggle heroin into the United States from his native Nigeria.The player's name surfaced about two weeks ago when a Nigerian was arrested by customs agents at the Orlando Airport, ABC said. The school teacher had 31 small bags of heroin in his stomach, authorities said.