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Lawrence Phillips was once considered the top running back in America. However, his turbulent life off the field put an end to his promising career and was an indirect cause of his premature death. On Jan. 13, Phillips was found dead in his prison cell. He was only 40 years old. According to Kern Valley State Prison, California…

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JaMarcus Russell The Oakland Raiders drafted JaMarcus Russell as the No. 1 pick in the 2007 NFL Draft; however, Russell quickly disappointed the Raiders and the entire NFL.  The Raiders released Russell on May 6, 2010, but are still paying the $32 million in guaranteed money to Russell for his pedestrian 7-18 record as an…

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