No stranger to the ups and downs of addiction, Hamilton is really a recovering substance abuser – both of alcohol and possibly a host of drugs, including crack drugs.
The reason it took 29 years for Hayes to be voted into the Hall of Fame after first becoming eligible is widely known as being because of off-the-field circumstances took place after his career is already over. Right he first became eligible, in 1979, Hayes was convicted of delivering narcotics to an undercover police agency. Ten months he spent in jail. After his retirement from the NFL, he fell inside…Read more →