Manti Te’o’s career could take a serious hit in April after Deadspin.com discovered and reported that his girlfriend, who reportedly died during the season, was an elaborate hoax.
Hmm…let’s see, the Heat won last night; NFL draft season is upon us; and well, other than that it was pretty quie….oh wait, the Manti Te’o story, that’s what I almost forgot about. And yes, I have quite a few thoughts and have had a lot of fun with that story.
Notre Dame said a story that star Manti Te’o’s girlfriend had died of leukemia — a loss he said inspired him all season and helped him lead the Irish to the BCS title game — turned out to be a hoax apparently perpetrated against the linebacker.
Florida linebacker Jelani Jenkins has decided to forgo his senior season and enter the 2013 NFL Draft. Jenkins made the announcement Monday despite missing four games this season due to a foot injury.
A picture perfect backdrop has greeted tens of thousands of Notre Dame Fighting Irish and Alabama Crimson Tide fans as they descend on South Florida in preparation for the Bowl Championship Series championship game.
Usually when a team is looking lethargic and out of sorts on the practice field, the head coach does something to get their attention. But the Alabama Crimson Tide didn’t follow that formula before Thursday’s practice.
Baltimore Ravens middle linebacker Ray Lewis has told the team this will be his final season and that he will retire at the end of the Ravens’ playoff run, according to CBSSports.com.
Miami Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake has been terrorizing quarterbacks and opposing offensive lines all season and he is being rewards for his play with a trip to Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii to play in the 2013 Pro Bowl.
Former Miami Dolphins outside linebacker Joey Porter was arrested over the weekend in Bakersfield, California on a warrant for writing bad checks, according to the Bakersfield Californian.
The Heisman Trophy race is coming down to the wire as linebacker Manti Te’o, quarterback Johnny Manziel, and quarterback Collin Klein are all finalists, but if Thursday’s college football awards were an indication, Te’o may be getting ready to strike the Heisman pose.