Notre Dame football star says he was not in on hoax – ESPN

Former Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o speaks with ESPN's Jeremy Schaap as his attorney looks on in Florida in this handout photo(Reuters) – Notre Dame football star Manti Te'o has denied ever being in on an elaborate hoax, telling ESPN he had believed his relationship with a woman who turned out to be an online fabrication was real. The tragic story of his girlfriend and her injuries from a car accident and death from leukemia was one of the most widely recounted U.S. sports stories last year as Notre Dame made a drive toward the national championship game. "I wasn't faking it," Te'o told ESPN in an off-camera interview on Friday, excerpts of which were posted on "I wasn't part of this. …

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