Category: Manti Te’o

Katie Couric Never Second-Guessed Asking Manti Te’o If He Is Gay

Monday, January 28th, 2013

Manti Te'o made his first national appearance since the story broke about his so-called girlfriend, Lennay Kekua, being a hoax, when he appeared on Katie Couric's television show. One of the more talked about moments from that appearance came when Couric attempted to clarify rumors that perhaps Te'o was gay. ...

Manti Te’o's Uncle Suggests Ronaiah Tuiasosopo’s Hoax Was a Financial Con, Sensed Something Wrong With Tuiasosopo After Meeting Him in L.A.

Friday, January 18th, 2013

It was around 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday when Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o was placed back into the news. This time the conversation wasn't about Te'o being one of the best defensive players in college football, or being a Heisman hopeful or how his struggles in the National Championship game ...

Kevin Durant: Manti Te’o Saga Reminds Everyone to be More Cautious on the Internet

Friday, January 18th, 2013

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant is averaging 28.7 points per game and was named a starter for the Western Conference All-Star team. Durant, the MVP of last year's All-Star Game, received more than 1.5 million votes this year. As for his childhood? The former Texas Longhorn tells Dan Patrick in the ...

South Bend Tribune’s Eric Hansen Still Trusts Manti Te’o

Friday, January 18th, 2013

As details continue to emerge in the Manti Te'o saga, the one question that many of us continue to ask is how it took this long for the media and the public to discover that Te'o's dead girlfriend was actually a fake. One of the reporters who wrote extensively about ...

Manti Te’o: If You Had Told Me I’d be Playing for a National Championship and Be a Heisman Contender, I Would Say You’re Crazy”

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

When Manti Te'o decided to return for his senior season at Notre Dame, it was because he wanted to make some priceless memories. That doesn't mean he was expecting all this. Te'o could become just the second primarily defensive player to win the Heisman Trophy and could finish with a ...

Brian Kelly Says His Team Is Only Focused on USC and Gives His Pitch for Manti Te’o to Win the Heisman Trophy

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

As chaos was sweeping through the college football landscape on Saturday night, Brian Kelly and his Notre Dame Fighting Irish were celebrating yet another win and inching closer to an undefeated season and a National Title shot. The two outcomes that the Irish needed to propel them to the top ...

Notre Dame Closes In On Top-10 National Ranking

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

It was hard to tell exactly where Notre Dame stood in the college football ranks after two weeks. The Fighting Irish won in a rout against Navy in an interesting season-opener overseas, then came back and topped Purdue by just a field goal. But Brian Kelly's team made a statement ...