Sam Hurd

Samuel George Hurd, III (born April 24, 1985) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears.wikipedia
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He recorded his first NFL reception on Tony Romo's first NFL pass (33 yards) against the Houston Texans.
His first NFL pass was a 33-yard completion to wide receiver Sam Hurd.

Brackenridge High School

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Hurd attended Brackenridge High School in San Antonio, Texas, where he practiced football, basketball and track.

Federal Correctional Institution, Bastrop

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Hurd is incarcerated at the Federal Correctional Institution in Bastrop, Texas.

American football

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Samuel George Hurd, III (born April 24, 1985) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears.

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Samuel George Hurd, III (born April 24, 1985) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears. As a senior wide receiver, he posted 60 receptions for 1,639 yards and 23 touchdowns, receiving All-state honors. He teamed with P. J. Fleck, Shatone Powers, and Dan Sheldon to form one of the best wide receiver groups in the MAC.

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Samuel George Hurd, III (born April 24, 1985) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears. Hurd was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys after the 2006 NFL Draft on May 1.

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Samuel George Hurd, III (born April 24, 1985) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears.

College football

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He played college football at Northern Illinois University.

Northern Illinois University

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He played college football at Northern Illinois University.

Basketball

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Hurd attended Brackenridge High School in San Antonio, Texas, where he practiced football, basketball and track.

Track and field

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Hurd attended Brackenridge High School in San Antonio, Texas, where he practiced football, basketball and track.

Touchdown

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As a senior wide receiver, he posted 60 receptions for 1,639 yards and 23 touchdowns, receiving All-state honors. Four weeks later, he got his first start against the Arizona Cardinals, recording four catches for 42 yards and also caught a touchdown pass that was negated due to offensive pass interference against Patrick Crayton. In 2007, he was the team's third receiver, tallying 19 receptions for 314 yards, one touchdown and 16 special teams tackles (sixth on the team).

Silicon Valley Football Classic

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He helped NIU to a victory in the 2004 Silicon Valley Football Classic in a game that was delayed nearly 40 minutes due to a power outage.

Central Michigan University

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He also had the best receiving game in school history with 266 yards against Central Michigan University.

P. J. Fleck

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He teamed with P. J. Fleck, Shatone Powers, and Dan Sheldon to form one of the best wide receiver groups in the MAC.

2006 NFL Draft

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Hurd was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Dallas Cowboys after the 2006 NFL Draft on May 1.

National Football League

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He recorded his first NFL reception on Tony Romo's first NFL pass (33 yards) against the Houston Texans. Samuel George Hurd, III (born April 24, 1985) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears.

2006 Houston Texans season

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He recorded his first NFL reception on Tony Romo's first NFL pass (33 yards) against the Houston Texans.

Arizona Cardinals

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Four weeks later, he got his first start against the Arizona Cardinals, recording four catches for 42 yards and also caught a touchdown pass that was negated due to offensive pass interference against Patrick Crayton.

Patrick Crayton

Four weeks later, he got his first start against the Arizona Cardinals, recording four catches for 42 yards and also caught a touchdown pass that was negated due to offensive pass interference against Patrick Crayton.

American football positions

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He ended the season with 5 catches for 75 yards 16 special teams tackles (tied for second on the team), one forced fumble and one fumble recovery. In 2007, he was the team's third receiver, tallying 19 receptions for 314 yards, one touchdown and 16 special teams tackles (sixth on the team).

2007 NFL season

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In 2007, he was the team's third receiver, tallying 19 receptions for 314 yards, one touchdown and 16 special teams tackles (sixth on the team).

2008 NFL season

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In 2008, after the release of Terry Glenn, Hurd was given the opportunity to start opposite to Terrell Owens, but suffered a high left-ankle sprain in preseason that caused him to miss the first three games of the season.

Terry Glenn

In 2008, after the release of Terry Glenn, Hurd was given the opportunity to start opposite to Terrell Owens, but suffered a high left-ankle sprain in preseason that caused him to miss the first three games of the season.

Terrell Owens

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In 2008, after the release of Terry Glenn, Hurd was given the opportunity to start opposite to Terrell Owens, but suffered a high left-ankle sprain in preseason that caused him to miss the first three games of the season.