Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 38
  1. #1
    Pro
    Points: 47,968, Level: 67
    Level completed: 73%, Points required for next Level: 382
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran25000 Experience Points
    sodakjoe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Ames via Sioux Falls, SD
    Posts
    2,799
    Points
    47,968
    Level
    67
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    Trying to buy HUGE amounts of drugs.

    Sam Hurd arrested on federal drug charges - CBSSports.com

    According to the criminal complaint filed in the case, Hurd told an undercover operative that he wanted up to 10 kilograms of cocaine and a half-ton of marijuana per week "for distribution in the Chicago area." He added that he was willing to pay $25,000 per kilo and $450 per pound.


    Green hills for thy throne, and for crown a golden melody/Ringing in the hearts of all who bring thee love and loyalty/Dear Alma Mater, make our spirits great
    True and valiant like the bells of I-O-WA STATE!

    And thank you Stumpy for this:

  2. #2
    Legend
    Points: 275,790, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 13.0%
    Achievements:
    Social50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    VeloClone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Brooklyn Park, MN
    Posts
    12,928
    Points
    275,790
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 476
    Given: 909

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    What's the big deal? Many professional athletes start businesses while they are still playing in preparation for their post athletic retirement careers.


    Last edited by VeloClone; 12-15-2011 at 12:11 PM.
    "There are five real good recruits in the state. We got three of them. One couldn’t get into school, and the other went to (the University of) Iowa...which is about the same thing." - Coach Johnny Orr

  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 28,505, Level: 51
    Level completed: 87%, Points required for next Level: 145
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Cyclone1985's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2008
    Location
    Grimes
    Posts
    1,483
    Points
    28,505
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    He was getting ripped off...



  4. #4
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 84,291, Level: 90
    Level completed: 31%, Points required for next Level: 1,259
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsCreated Album pictures
    azepp's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    3,926
    Points
    84,291
    Level
    90
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 166
    Given: 96

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    That's $700k of inventory per week! I would assume he's going to be on cash in advance terms and he'll probably need a couple weeks of inventory to get started, so he's looking at $1.4M just to get this business off the ground!



  5. #5
    Speechless
    Points: 355,853, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Tre4ISU's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Estherville
    Posts
    18,900
    Points
    355,853
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 301
    Given: 39

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    In the day and age where we rip professional athletes for not managing money, we are going to squelch a guys attempt to invest in something profitable.


    I'm on Twitter too: Tre4ISU

    Or so I have read.

  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 57,726, Level: 74
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 824
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Clone5's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    Location
    Iowa
    Posts
    3,546
    Points
    57,726
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 0

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    This would have made a great episode of The Wire.



  7. #7
    Starter
    Points: 38,084, Level: 60
    Level completed: 20%, Points required for next Level: 966
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Posts
    923
    Points
    38,084
    Level
    60
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 134
    Given: 88

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone5 View Post
    This would have made a great episode of The Wire.
    Playmakers
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Click image for larger version. 

Name:	tumblr_ldafr7ewNN1qc6d4v.jpg 
Views:	15 
Size:	102.6 KB 
ID:	10574  



  8. #8
    Pro
    Points: 149,665, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 10.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ZJohnson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Snottsdale, AZ
    Posts
    3,446
    Points
    149,665
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 47
    Given: 32

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    Don't drop the soap, Sam.



  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 27,820, Level: 51
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 830
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    Scott34's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    2,291
    Points
    27,820
    Level
    51
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 20
    Given: 19

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    A half a ton of weed per week! Holy crap!!



  10. #10
    Starter
    Points: 35,743, Level: 58
    Level completed: 25%, Points required for next Level: 907
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    packattack425's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    El Paso
    Posts
    871
    Points
    35,743
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 25
    Given: 1

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    Quote Originally Posted by azepp View Post
    That's $700k of inventory per week! I would assume he's going to be on cash in advance terms and he'll probably need a couple weeks of inventory to get started, so he's looking at $1.4M just to get this business off the ground!
    But just think about the return he is getting. It might come close to his $1.3 million he makes a year from the Bears.



  11. #11
    Pro
    Points: 24,982, Level: 48
    Level completed: 44%, Points required for next Level: 568
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Posts
    2,092
    Points
    24,982
    Level
    48
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 23
    Given: 37

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    This is another example that Government is not pro-business



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 70,562, Level: 82
    Level completed: 48%, Points required for next Level: 888
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    VeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    4,939
    Points
    70,562
    Level
    82
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 34
    Given: 41

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    I have a general question about NFL and recreational drug testing - did this issue come up in the new contract negotiations? What is the NFL policy nowadays regarding recreational drug testing?


    "We are first and foremost an educational institution that values integrity, honesty and treating others with fairness and respect".

    -ISU President Gregory Geoffroy; circa May 2003.

  13. #13
    Addict
    Points: 98,300, Level: 97
    Level completed: 63%, Points required for next Level: 750
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    huntt26's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    po' dUnk
    Posts
    7,544
    Points
    98,300
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 55
    Given: 13

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    haha what an idiot!



  14. #14
    Pro
    Points: 105,497, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Posts
    3,052
    Points
    105,497
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 211
    Given: 0

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    If you had Hanie as your QB you'd want to be high all day as well.



  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 66,908, Level: 80
    Level completed: 29%, Points required for next Level: 1,142
    Overall activity: 2.0%
    Achievements:
    Your first GroupVeteran50000 Experience Points
    mred's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    SE WI
    Posts
    4,905
    Points
    66,908
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 19
    Given: 0

    Re: Chicago Bears' Sam Hurd gets busted

    From twitter

    Matt Spiegel @MattSpiegel670

    670 The Score also learned:they have a list of NFL players who got their drugs from Sam Hurd, and it's in the double digits.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 11:00 AM