The Bears Beat (04.11.13): Former Bears WR Sam Hurd pleads guilty to drug charge

April 11th, 2013 - 5:55 pm

Former Bears wide receiver Sam Hurd pleaded guilty Thursday to trying to buy cocaine and marijuana to set up a drug-distribution network. Also, Stanford tight end Zach Ertz could be in play for the Bears with the 20th selection in the upcoming draft. Plus, more draft buzz and NFL news.

Ex-NFL player Hurd pleads guilty to drug charge (The Associated Press)
Thu Apr 11 16:44:09 2013
DALLAS (AP) — Former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd pleaded guilty Thursday to trying to buy cocaine and marijuana to set up a …

Chicago Bears Show No Loyalty (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
Thu Apr 11 16:11:00 2013
COMMENTARY | As a long-time follower of the Chicago Bears, I have experienced my fair share of lows and lows. The Dick Jauron …

Poll Of The Day: Which 1st round linebacker would you prefer?
Thu Apr 11 16:00:05 2013
Earlier this week we looked at the numerous mock drafts that had the Chicago Bears taking Georgia linebacker Alec …

Hurd pleads guilty to drug trafficking
Thu Apr 11 15:19:00 2013
Former Bears receiver Sam Hurd pleaded guilty to drug trafficking Thursday in Dallas, just days before his federal drug trial …

Manti Te’o visits Halas Hall, projected to go No. 20 to Bears
Thu Apr 11 15:13:02 2013
Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o’s tour around the …

Danny Amendola’s father suing Cowboys Stadium over runaway golf cart (National Football Post)
Thu Apr 11 15:12:17 2013
Prep coach claims he’s suffered mental anguish, more

Former NFL receiver Sam Hurd pleads guilty to drug charge
Thu Apr 11 14:38:00 2013
Former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd, who played for the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears, has pleaded guilty to a drug-possession …

Sources: Stanford TE Ertz in mix for Bears
Thu Apr 11 14:05:02 2013
Just days before the 2012 NFL draft, Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery divulged the club was “working on a core of about …

California center Brian Schwenke to visit Bears
Thu Apr 11 13:50:06 2013
Bringing in prospective offensive linemen from the college ranks is one of the top priorities for the Chicago …

Source: SE La. CB Alford to visit Bears
Thu Apr 11 13:40:48 2013
CHICAGO — The Chicago Bears are expected to host former Southeast Louisiana cornerback Robert Alford on a pre-draft visit this …

OSS: Sackboy (Henry Melton)
Thu Apr 11 11:30:18 2013
Sackboy, the main protagonist from the popular playstation game series, ‘Little Big Planet’, is a highly customizable …

JaMarcus Russell not wanted by Bears or Cardinals?
Thu Apr 11 11:03:00 2013
JaMarcus Russell’s comeback attempt is the longest of long shots, and it appears the Chicago Bears and Arizona Cardinals won’t …

Regrading the Bears’ 2012 draft
Thu Apr 11 09:38:12 2013
ESPNChicago.com kicks off its countdown to the April 25-27 NFL draft with a look back at last year’s draft class. Check back …

Jay Cutler, meet Ashton Kutcher
Thu Apr 11 09:34:00 2013
Steve Rosenbloom: You know what I’m talking about when I refer to “Jay face,’’ right? That pouty look …

Chicago Bears add Depth to Offensive and Defensive Line
Thu Apr 11 08:01:57 2013
The Bears remain active during free agency adding three more players to the roster. According to chicagobears.com the Bears …

The Bears Den: April 11, 2013 – Offseason news and notes
Thu Apr 11 07:00:19 2013
Draft preview – Larry Mayer: With the Bears addressing key needs in free agency, NFL analysts are having a tough time …

Chicago Bears Roster Notes: James Brown is the Wild Card
Thu Apr 11 01:10:26 2013
James Brown was rated by Mel Kiper Jr. as the 54th best prospect coming into the 2012 NFL draft.  By Kiper’s rankings that …

Brandon Marshall says he’s 100-percent for first time in three years
Thu Apr 11 00:36:47 2013
Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall has had a problematic hip dating back to his time with the Denver Broncos. …

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