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02-06-2012, 08:55 PM
What, Me Worry?
Join Date: Dec 2008
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Before the game I'm watching the NFL Network's Top 10 Draft Busts. I love this guy Art Schilcter...
1. Starting QB 4 years at Ohio State, gambled at the horse track while there
2. Drafted 4th overall by Baltimore, never won a #1 role, continued to gamble, arrested
3. Suspended by NFL for betting on football games, gambled away his salaries, arrested
4. In and out of QB jobs for the NFL, arena football, and CFL, arrested
5. Up to 2006 he compiled about 10 years in prison and 44 jails, released and started a foundation for promoting awareness of gambling
And then wouldn't ya know it:
On February 9, 2011, reports emerged that Schlichter is under investigation for fraud. Schlichter was charged with a first-degree felony in connection with the theft of more than $1 million on February 14, 2010. On September 15, 2011 Schlichter was sentenced to 10 years in prison for his involvement in a million-dollar ticket scam. He tested positive for cocaine while serving a house arrest sentence on his fraud charges on January 19, 2012.
Well so much for that life...
He still managed to stay wealthy for longer than most NFLers lol
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