Found May 18, 2013 on This Given Sunday:
PLAYERS: Manti Te'o
TEAMS: San Diego Chargers
Manti Te'o has recovered nicely after it was revealed that his deceased girlfriend, Lennay Kekua, never actually existed. Te'o further improved his position by attending Maxim's Hot 100 party, according to Busted Coverage. Maxim had poked fun at the situation by naming Te'o's girlfriend the 69th hottest woman in the world. The story, broke by Deadspin, created a PR nightmare for the former Notre Dame standout leading up to the draft. There was a sentiment that because he had been deceived, Te'o may not be as affective on the field as previously thought. If you're having a hard time connecting how being duped into believing he had a real girlfriend and Te'o's on field play have anything to do with one another, you're not alone. The decision to attend Maxim's party is a smart move for a number of reasons. If Te'o actually wants to put the fake Lennay Kekua chapter of his life in his rearview mirror, he has to be willing to put up wit...

Photos: Manti Te’o Attends Maxim Hot 100 Party For Fake Girlfriend

It looks like San Diego Chargers rookie linebacker Manti Te’o is learning to laugh off that whole fake dead girlfriend hoax. [RELATED: Antonio Smith Says Texans Locker Room Would Laugh At Manti Te'o] The second round selection (No. 38 overall out of Notre Dame) in the 2013 NFL Draft attended the Maxim Hot 100 Party in honor of his fake girlfriend Lennay Kekua, who appeared...

Lennay Kekua Finally Does Manti Te'o a Solid

Love. Affection. Comfort. All things that a guy will often look to receive (as well as give) his girlfriend. For obvious reasons San Diego Chargers linebacker Manti Te'o can't get that from his former 'love' Lennay Kekua. His famous fake better half is doing one better though--and will likely have other guys wishing they had former fake girlfriends too! She'...

Manti Te'o shows up at Maxim's Hot 100 party as No. 69's date

San Diego Chargers second-round draft pick Manti Te'o isn't letting that whole fake girlfriend hoax get him down.  The catfished NFL rookie might even be using it to his advantage. Maxim magazine took a humorous shot at the former Notre Dame linebacker last week, ranking Manti Te'o's fake girlfriend, Lennay Kekua,  No. 69 in their annual "Hot 100"...

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Former Indianapolis Colts pass rusher Dwight Freeney finally landed with a team after spending a good deal of time in free agency, apparently waiting for the right deal and right kind of money. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported Saturday that the San Diego Chargers signed Freeney to a 2-year deal worth an estimated $8.75 million with additional incentives. "It'...

Manti Teo Avoids Lennay Kekua at Maxim Hot 100 party

These chicks are REAL Juan!!! Notre Dame star and San Diego Chargers rookie Manti Te’o was front and center at the Maxim Hot 100 party even though his fake dead girlfriend was named to the No. 69 spot on Maxim’s list. It would be unbelievable to see Manti have a real girlfriend one day, or at the very least, another fake one. Manti Te’o Arrives In San Diego Manti Te’o’s...

Chargers, Freeney agree on contract

The San Diego Chargers agreed Saturday to a two-year deal with aging star pass rusher Dwight Freeney that could be worth $13.35 million. The deal to bring Freeney to the Chargers came four days after outside linebacker Melvin Ingram tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee in a padless practice. The addition of Freeney also helps cushion the loss of outside linebackers...

Report: Dwight Freeney ‘Nearing Deal’ With Chargers After San Diego Loses Melvin Ingram to Torn ACL

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Report: Deal for Freeney nearing completion with the Chargers

The San Diego Chargers didn’t make a lot of noise this offseason in terms of roster movement, with the exception of their second round draft pick on defense. But they are nearing a very notable signing after visiting with Dwight Freeney earlier in the week. According to a report from CBS Sports Jason La Canfora, the Chargers are close to completing a deal with the longtime former...

Report: Chargers Set To Sign Dwight Freeney

Dwight Freeney was struggling to find a team that would allow him to continue to flourish as a pass rusher.  Then San Diego Chargers stud pass Melvin Ingram tore his ACL, and things turned around for Freeney. Ian Rapoport is reporting that Freeney and the Chargers have an agreement in place for a two-year deal according to sources. Freeney, Chargers reach agreement in principle...

Dwight Freeney, Chargers agree to terms

Dwight Freeney has a new contract with the San Diego Chargers, and he didn't do bad for himself in free agency. Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk, citing a source with knowledge of the situation, reports that Freeney and the Chargers have agreed to a contract with a base value of $8.75 million over the course of two years. The deal will pay up to $5.25 million in 2013, $3...

Dwight Freeney Signs Two-Year Deal With San Diego

Longtime Indianapolis Colt, Dwight Freeney, has found a new home with the San Diego Chargers. The Chargers were in desperation mode after losing Melvin Ingram to a torn ACL a week ago and brought in Freeney for a look a couple of days later. It didn’t take long for this deal to get done as Dwight has signed a two-year deal. While this move makes sense for the Chargers, it isn...
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