Michael Jordan is a gambling degenerate.
Walter Payton was a philanderer.
Whether you choose to acknowledge these statements as factual is your own decision. Of course these are two of the most highly regarded professional athletes in history — both on and off their respective playing surfaces — but the idea of either superstar being fallible is something many sports fans and members of the media simply fail to recognize.
The same can be said about former Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o.
For the better part of the 2012 college football season, Te’o played the role of hero to near perfec...Read More