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Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots is accusing the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, of stealing his Super Bowl ring from 2004. His side of the story claims that he was showing the ostentatious ring to the man who once stubbornly controlled the other side of the Iron Curtain.There is also the claim that he was advised (warned) by the Bush White House that "It would really be in the best interest of U.S.-Soviet relations if you meant to give the ring as a present." This, according to an article by Around the League Writer Marc Sessler which barely scratches the surface of the story that originally broke in June of '05 on Boston.com sports, followed the incident that Kraft claims robbed him of his treasure.My first question is: can't Mr. Kraft just ask for another one to made for him? And where was the concern for the problem eight years ago?I hope that the Kraft family is not just looking for a sensational story. It would be a shame to place unwarrante...
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