When The Housing Market Crashed, This Football Player Broke Bad


The 2008 financial crisis put many people in dire circumstances from which they could not recover. For one former college football player named Anthony Curcio, the financial ruin that followed forced him to break bad and altered his life forever.

Promising Beginnings

Anthony Curcio was the All-American boy. Growing up in Monroe, Washington, Curcio was one of the most popular kids in school and was voted as captain of both his high school football and basketball teams. Within a few years, the party would come to a crashing halt.