Mike McCrum

Mike McCrum, lead attorney for former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd, speaks to reporters outside a federal court building after Hurd’s sentencing in Dallas, Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013. Hurd was sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in starting a drug-distribution scheme while playing for the Chicago Bears, completing a steep downfall that ended his football career and left his future in tatters. (AP Photo/LM Otero)