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Former player Gennaro Dinapoli charged charged with selling painkillers

Discussion in 'News Zone' started by WoodysGirl, Jun 6, 2014.

  1. WoodysGirl

    WoodysGirl U.N.I.T.Y Staff Member

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    NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) — A former National Football League player is facing charges of selling prescription painkillers from his Connecticut home.

    Ex-Dallas Cowboys player Gennaro DiNapoli was charged last week with two counts of selling oxycodone. The Newtown resident was released on $150,000 bond and is due in Danbury Superior Court on June 17.

    An arrest warrant affidavit says DiNapoli sold Drug Enforcement Administration undercover agents more than $6,000 worth of oxycodone pills in two transactions in April and May.

    More: http://www.chron.com/sports/article/Former-NFL-player-charged-with-selling-painkillers-5534737.php

    Anybody even remember this guy playing for the Cowboys?
     
  2. Vintage

    Vintage The Cult of Jib

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    I can't wait until people come in here complaining about him being called an ex Cowboy.

    Should be a good time.
     
  3. CyberB0b

    CyberB0b Village Idiot

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    Could his name be anymore Italian?
     
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  4. Chocolate Lab

    Chocolate Lab Run-loving Dino

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    No wonder Parcells signed him. :D

    But wasn't he in trouble for something like this a couple of years ago also?
     
  5. Sledgerc

    Sledgerc New Member

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    hmmm
    2003 --2004 last 2 years of his 7 year career were with the boys.

    Played in 7 games 2003
    Played in 0 games 2004

    he had
    27 game starts
    39 games that he played in total for his career

    Didnt start for the cowboys ...was listed as a Center for the boys.
     
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  6. Hardline

    Hardline Well-Known Member

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    He was also a Titan and a Raider...but yet they say Ex-Cowboy in the article.
     
  7. ninja

    ninja Numbnuts

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    I follow the Cowboys pretty closely and can't recall this name at all.
     
  8. dstovall5

    dstovall5 Well-Known Member

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    He got double charged! Ouch!
     
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  9. dexternjack

    dexternjack World Traveler

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  10. guag

    guag Get some rest, Pam. You look tired.

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    I very vaguely remember this name. It's a blur. I remembering hearing the name in NFL circles, but completely forgot he was with us. Whatever.
     
  11. JoeyBoy718

    JoeyBoy718 Well-Known Member

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  12. xwalker

    xwalker Well-Known Member

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    A backup OL that Parcells brought in, IIRC.

    He's from "Lawn-gah" Island.
     
  13. Fredd

    Fredd Well-Known Member

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    "Hey, yuuz-guyz wanna buy some of this stuff? I got it from the family business, it's legit" (use cheap Italian accent when reading this)
     
  14. links18

    links18 Well-Known Member

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    Meh, who cares?
     
  15. the_h0wey

    the_h0wey Well-Known Member

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    It's quite annoying that this guy only played 7 games as a Cowboy and the media is reporting it as "former Cowboy". He played twice as many games with 2 different teams...
     
  16. Hoofbite

    Hoofbite Well-Known Member

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    They pointed that out.
     

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