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Money To Blow: 8 Athletes Who Lost Their Fortunes Because Of Dumb Sh-t [PHOTOS]

 

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Raghib “Rocket” Ismail

Downfall: The food industry.

Raghib Ismail found out the hard way that just because you have money to throw into business deals, that doesn’t mean you should. The former Dallas Cowboy wide receiver signed an $18.2 million deal in 1991, but invested in a slew of failed businesses including a record company, cosmetics, nationwide phone-card dispensers, calligraphy proverb kiosks, and a Hard Rock Café knock-off restaurant called the Rock n’ Roll Cafe.

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  • Amber

    What about T.O and Ocho!!!!! There the new kids on the block!

  • Team nymphis

    I was in the restaurant when Sam got popped by the Feds.
    $450 for a pound of weed?this had to be garbage Mexico weed

    • Eliyahu_ben_Yehoshua7

      That dude was a sad case, how can he resort to drug dealing….smh….

  • Eliyahu_ben_Yehoshua7

    Sad that these folks didn’t have a good friend or financial planner to advise them wisely.

    • JENNY JONES!!!

      I AGREE BUT ATLEAST DEUCE AND THE OTHER DUDE WERE TRYING TO BE BUSINESS MEN AND WEREN’T JUST ‘F’iNG THE MONEY OFF LIKE THE OTHER F00LS. AND WHAT EX-WIFE DID KENNY ANDERSON GIVES $5.7 MILL TO B/C TAMMIE ROMAN HAD TO GO ON WELFARE AND HIS OTHER EX-WIFE TAMMI(TAMICA) IS & HAS BEEN F’ing WAYNE GANDY( ATL FALCONS) FOR RENT MONEY FOR YRS? SO WHO GOT THE $5.7 MILL. LOL!!!……..JENNY JONES!!!!

      • Eliyahu_ben_Yehoshua7

        Lmao

  • Dink

    Classic dinks

  • Scott Golden

    If he had bought houses,cars,boatsor gold chains he would have had something to sell.

  • concealcourier

    Nissans are damn good cars. Deuce doesn’t deserve to have his face next to these men. He’s a victim of the recession. Seen several long time dealerships here in the 757 shuttered.

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