Found February 20, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Osi Umenyiora
TEAMS: New York Giants
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New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora mentioned on Twitter that he’s engaged to former Miss Universe Leila Lopes. I meant my beautiful fiancée @leilavlopes twitter.com/OsiUmenyiora/s… — Osi Umenyiora (@OsiUmenyiora) February 12, 2013 We certainly wish Umenyiora and Lopes the best going forward. Umenyiora will be looking for a new team once the new NFL league year rolls around on March 12.  The final year of his contract has been voided, but he won’t officially become a free agent until March 12th.   Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 ...
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