Originally written on The Victory Formation  |  Last updated 6/21/13
It is truly unbelievable that this Super Bowl ring theft story that Robert Kraft told an audience last week still has legs, but alas, it does. Russian President, Vladimir Putin, who Kraft accused of stealing his Super Bowl 39 Super Bowl ring while speaking last week a crowd at Carnegie Hall’s Medal of Excellence gala at the Waldorf-Astoria, is now willing to make a peace offer to Kraft but purchasing him a replacement ring. Via Tom Curran at Comcast Sports Net: “If it is such a big treasure for Mr. Kraft and the team . . . I have a suggestion,” Putin said at the St. Petersburg Economic Forum. “I will ask a jewelry firm to make a really good and big thing, so everyone will see it is a luxury piece, made of quality metal and with a stone, so this piece will be passed from generation to generation in the team whose interests are represented by Mr. Kraft. “This would be the smartest solution partners can ever achieve while tackling such a complicated international problem,” he said. Putin denies stealing the ring, and does not even remember the incident or the ring itself. Kraft said that Putin put [...]
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