On Thursday, Oakland Raiders General Manager Reggie McKenzie said via Gregg Rosenthal of the NFL Network that he evaluates Te'o as a first-round talent; however, he wants to see how the current situation surrounding Te'o unfolds before making any decisions on how it will affect his draft standing.
In other Te'o news, SI.com released a transcript of Te'o's September interview with writer Pete Thamel.
' TE'O: On April 28 [my girlfriend] got in a bad accident and was hit by a drunk driver. Ever since April 28 she's been in the hospital. She recovered from the accident but we were always wondering why some days she would be doing well and the next day she would be down in the dumps and complaining about pain in her back. It was then that we found out she had leukemia.' Read the rest >
Either this kid is crazy, or very stupid.