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Wednesday night I alerted you that the name Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu had surfaced in a report about the Manti Te'o fake internet girlfriend hoax that is still trying to be solved. On Thursday, the player responsible for dragging his name into the story has taken to Twitter to make sure that everyone knows that Polamalu did not meet or know Lennay Kekua, the alleged fake girlfriend, and that he's being unfairly dragged into this. https://twitter.com/Reagan_Mauia45/status/291918237355102208 Fullback Reagan Maui'a, who most recently played with the Arizona Cardinals, was quoted Read more [...]
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