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Controversy!ESPNNCAA Basketball

Poop Hitting The Fan: FBI Investigating Mike Rice Whistleblower For Possibly Attempting To Extort Rutgers For $950K

Now the FBI is investigating ex-New Jersey Net/recently departed Rutgers director of player development/coaching abuse whistleblower Eric Murdock for allegedly attempting to extort the school for almost $1 million in exchange for the infamous practice videos. This just turned into a Sorpranos episode. All the juicy details after the jump.


NFL

The NFL Bullied Someone Out Of Trademarking “Harbowl,” But Not Before He Tried To Extort The NFL

Did the NFL bully a regular guy out of trademarking “Harbowl” and “Harbaugh Bowl” without having much legal standing in the matter? Absolutely.


NFLPolice Blotter

Hines Ward Was The Target Of A Foiled Extortion Plot

This isn’t the first time a rando has tried to extort an athlete, on account of most athletes having much moneys. Robert Griffin III, Mark Jackson and Ronnie Belliard are just a few recent examples.


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