Richard Hurd

Quarterback Robert Griffin III of Baylor looks on during the 2012 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 26, 2012 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Man Faces Sentencing For Extorting RG3

A former Baylor basketball player faces up to three years in prison at sentencing for attempting to extort $1 million from Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III.


Robert Griffin III

Man Pleads Guilty To Extorting RG3

Prosecutors say Hurd contacted one of Griffin’s agents in June with a demand of $1 million in order not to release information damaging to the reputation of Griffin.


Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins speaks to members of the media after a practice during the Washington Redskins rookie minicamp  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Former Baylor Basketball Player Arrested In RG3 Extortion Plot

Former Baylor basketball player Richard Hurd has been arrested and charged with the attempted extortion of Robert Griffin III.