• Hurd's cousin to plead guilty in drug case

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Oct 3, 2012
    A cousin of former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd has agreed to plead guilty in connection with allegations that Hurd tried to establish a drug-distribution network, according to documents filed by prosecutors. DALLAS Former NFL receiver Sam Hurd has pleaded not guilty to a new indictment in the drug case that derailed his career. Arrested last December, Hurd is due in Dallas federal court Wednesday afternoon to plead on a new indictment with charges related to his time out on bail earlier this year. Hurd was released on bond, but re-arrested and held after failing two drug tests and allegedly trying to set up another drug deal with Chavful's help. Hurd entered his plea in federal court in Dallas, appearing in an orange jail uniform and standing next to Ethington. He's been in custody since August after failing two drug tests and the Chavful allegations surfaced. Authorities have accused him of trying to set up large-scale purchases of cocaine and marijuana and accepting 1 kilogram, or 2.2 pounds, of what he thought was cocaine from an undercover officer at a Chicago-area steakhouse.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Ex-NFLer Hurd pleads not guilty to new charges

      Former NFL receiver Sam Hurd pleaded not guilty Wednesday to a new indictment accusing him of trying to obtain cocaine and marijuana while he was out on bond awaiting trial on charges of trying to start a drug ring in the Chicago area.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Ex-WR Hurd pleads not guilty to new drug charge

      DALLAS (AP) Former NFL receiver Sam Hurd has pleaded not guilty to a new indictment in the drug case that derailed his career.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Ex-Bear Sam Hurd to appear in court again on drug case

      Former Bears wide receiver Sam Hurd, whose young career was brought to a halt by accusations that he tried to buy cocaine and marijuana last season, is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday on new charges.
      Source: suntimes.com

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