Fraud and false statements
Mississippi revises demands on Favre in welfare lawsuit
By Emily Wagster Pettus Dec. 05, 2022 01:31 PM EST
Favre asks to be dismissed from Mississippi welfare lawsuit
By Emily Wagster Pettus Nov. 28, 2022 07:09 PM EST
Brett Favre says he's 'unjustly smeared' in welfare case
By Emily Wagster Pettus Oct. 11, 2022 04:03 PM EDT
EXPLAINER: Favre, other sports figures in welfare fraud case
By Erica Hunzinger Oct. 03, 2022 02:10 PM EDT
Texts: Favre also sought welfare money for football facility
By Emily Wagster Pettus Sep. 25, 2022 04:55 PM EDT
Texts: Mississippi ex-governor knew of Favre welfare money
By Emily Wagster Pettus Sep. 14, 2022 12:30 PM EDT
New Jersey man sentenced for Tom Brady Super Bowl ring fraud
Aug. 29, 2022 07:02 PM EDT
Defendant: Ex-governor ordered payments to NFL's Brett Favre
Jul. 13, 2022 07:20 PM EDT
Mississippi sues Favre, wrestlers, over welfare misspending
By Emily Wagster Pettus May. 09, 2022 06:19 PM EDT
Pro football investor pleads guilty in cryptocurrency scheme
Apr. 25, 2022 07:33 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — A businessman who was one of the early investors in a failed professional football league called the Alliance of American Football pleaded guilty...
New Jersey man pleads guilty in Brady Super Bowl ring scam
Feb. 02, 2022 07:01 PM EST
La. woman accused of defrauding NFL fund for ex-players
Jan. 20, 2022 07:31 PM EST
GRETNA, La. (AP) — A woman who had a son with former NFL defensive lineman Norman Hand was arrested Thursday on allegations of defrauding a healthcare fund for...
Man to plead guilty in Tom Brady Super Bowl ring fraud
Dec. 20, 2021 09:18 PM EST
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A New Jersey man who posed as a former New England Patriots player in order to buy and sell Super Bowl rings that he claimed were gifts to Tom...
Ex-NFL player Bellamy gets 3 years for COVID relief fraud
Dec. 13, 2021 02:40 PM EST
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Former NFL player Josh Bellamy has been sentenced to three years and one month in federal prison for fraudulently obtaining over $1.2 million in...
Former NFL player guilty of ID theft, COVID-19 relief fraud
Oct. 20, 2021 04:07 PM EDT
MIAMI (AP) — A former NFL wide receiver and South Florida native has pleaded guilty to stealing identities to fraudulently obtain coronavirus-related...
Ex-NFL players plead guilty to health care fraud scheme
By Stephen Whyno Sep. 07, 2021 05:42 PM EDT
Washington Redskins at Tampa Bay Buccaneers 8/31/2017
Sep. 07, 2021 05:15 PM EDT
8 years for dad of Saints 'super fan' in charity, drug case
By Kevin Mcgill May. 11, 2021 06:39 PM EDT
Super League among sporting ventures that went wrong
By Steve Douglas And Ken Maguire Apr. 22, 2021 12:48 PM EDT
Feds: 2 men breached NFL, NBA players' social media accounts
By David Porter Sep. 30, 2020 03:19 PM EDT
A Louisiana man and a Florida man allegedly gained access to professional athletes’ social media accounts and either sold the information or used it to extort...