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´I wasn´t part of this´:
Manti Te´o breaks his silence
and says he had nothing to
do with online girlfriend hoax

Daily Mail (UK), by John Clarke

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Posted By:JoniTx, 1/19/2013 7:25:35 PM

Breaking his silence for the first time, Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te´o finally answered whether or not he was part of the Lennay Kekua online girlfriend hoax. ´No. Never,´ Te´o said in an interview Friday night with ESPN´s Jeremy Schaap. ´I wasn´t faking it,´ he said. ´I wasn´t part of this.´ Scroll down for video- Te´o also said that he did not make up anything to help his Heisman Trophy chances. ´When (people) hear the facts, they´ll know,´ he said. ´They´ll know that there is no way that I could be part of this.´

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/19/2013 7:32:18 PM     (No. 9127125)

There´s something about this young man that really troubles me. A read through all of the reporting that has been done over months about him and this girl, his father´s interview statements, his statements and continuing the story in early December after the hoax had been sprung. I´m beginning to wonder if, as one Fox commentator remarked, he may just be a sociopath. His arms aren´t just long enough, his words and manner not convincing enough, to get him as far away from the hoax as he´d now like to be.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Boneshaker, 1/19/2013 7:58:52 PM     (No. 9127155)

He´s an idiot.

But that doesn´t mean he can´t get a college degree these days.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: nycvoter, 1/19/2013 8:08:53 PM     (No. 9127162)

more meaningless "scandals" to distract from the imploding debt, sinking, economy, growing global terrorism (algeria, etc.). Oooh look over there, Cows!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: LamontCranston, 1/19/2013 8:16:40 PM     (No. 9127168)

It is hard to see how this interview helps him. He admits to lying to his father and admits to being the worst boyfriend in the world (My girlfriend is dying of cancer but it never crossed my mind to visit her!!!) AND admits to being the stupidest man alive. Notre Dame´s academics standards must be really low these days.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: calgrammy, 1/19/2013 8:33:09 PM     (No. 9127181)

Oh puleeeze!! He is an idiot.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: UNCDoc, 1/19/2013 8:33:29 PM     (No. 9127182)

Go. Away.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: Safari Man, 1/19/2013 8:59:12 PM     (No. 9127215)

Lance Armstrong and Manti Te´o for president 2016, Dimocrat ticket

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Reply 8 - Posted by: TXknitter, 1/19/2013 9:00:25 PM     (No. 9127217)

The problem is, now we all know he is being prepped, schooled by the ND public relations folks to appear as a wide-eyed innocent and victim. Too little, too late. #1, I see what you do.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Dante, 1/19/2013 9:10:48 PM     (No. 9127234)

Nearly as bad a liar as Plugs Biden.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: pacman333, 1/19/2013 9:26:39 PM     (No. 9127247)

Digging himself deeper in the hole.

When will they ever learn that the cover up is worse than the crime.



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Reply 11 - Posted by: grimble, 1/19/2013 9:39:28 PM     (No. 9127261)

Notre Dame has a long history of this type of provarications. Anything to hype a Heisman candidate. They got caught again, and this one backfired on them massively.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino, 1/19/2013 9:43:16 PM     (No. 9127266)

"Sociopath" hardly describes this guy. He´s a real sicko.

But what galls me most is the way his handlers at Notre Dame keep trying to spin this away from him - - and at the same time trying to play us all for chumps.

Hey, Notre Dame - - we´re not as stoopid as your football players. So shut yer yaps and go far, far away!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/19/2013 9:52:26 PM     (No. 9127278)

It´s not just Notre Dame now. I heard somewhere that he signed with CAA and they are calling the shots. Apparently they nixed the original interview he was going to give. It´s about $$$$$.

The person who was talking about it said that at some point he and CAA will be Splitsville. They can´t afford to be associated with a wack job like him.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Grace Veritas, 1/19/2013 10:24:18 PM     (No. 9127297)

I

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Grace Veritas, 1/19/2013 10:26:56 PM     (No. 9127299)

I´m thinking huge NFL bust. Exposed by Bama. Excuses. Head case. Remember Brian Bosworth? Times ten.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: earlybird, 1/19/2013 10:50:26 PM     (No. 9127321)

Creative Artists Agency - in this case CAA Football. Google it.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Mike PHX, 1/20/2013 12:12:39 AM     (No. 9127373)

Call me "catfish" mail.
What a Phony Dick!

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 1/20/2013 4:09:40 AM     (No. 9127487)

#12, as a prominent defense attorney once said (on the John Bachelor show), he told all his clients to remember this: "Silence is your friend. It will never betray you."

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