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Te’o story exposes what’s wrong with us, media

By TED SILLANPAA Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o was never any more to me or my Irish football-loving sons than a really good college football player. We didn’t find that his legend grew when he played on after his grandmother and girlfriend died during the past season because … athletes aren’t legends, they don’t do legendary things off the field. We just choose to enjoy the games and how the players play them. I couldn’t care less if Te’o had… Read More »