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Old 01-16-2013, 07:59 PM   #28
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Originally Posted by dwass325 View Post
It seems pretty obvious that Te'o was in on it. It'd be one thing if he referred to her as "someone close to me" but to actually call her his "girlfriend," no way. He made stuff up, milked it, and has ruined his career before it started.
I'm not so sure his career is ruined. He may have hurt his draft spot and/or rookie contract. But given what some guys do (fights, dui, thefts) and still get in the league, he'll likely still be playing on Sundays.

Agree with you that it's hard to imagine him not being in on it, though.
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