Originally posted on 60 Max Power O  |  Last updated 6/23/12

Warren Sapp has been in the news quite a lot these past few months. His bankruptcy put the spotlight on him in the media, and if that was not enouggh, he went out and blatantly accused Jeremy Shockey of being the snitch in the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal.

No he's doing the old backtrack and giving a big sorry to Shockey. Sort of.

He still stands by his source that told him Jeremy Shockey was the snitch that blew the whistle on the Saints, according to a Sports Radio Interviews report, but now Sapp said he’s apologized to Shockey for putting out the accusation publicly.

“I saw Jeremy about a week after it all went down at a Heat game – and I told him, I said, ‘I apologize for putting it on the street level and making it derogatory towards you.’ The information that was passed to me, I stand by my source, but I hate that I put it on a level, that wasn’t the way it should be. – That’s what I apologized for, because I put it on a way lower level than it should’ve been. It was something serious that never shoulda went on and stuff like that. So that’s the problem I have with myself and what I said to him.”

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