Wednesday, September 2, 2009
Jones and Ingram stlll eligible
The NCAA ruled today that Alabama Football Players Julio Jones and Mark Ingram are still eligible to play football this season. The players, got into a bit of trouble when reports surfaced about the two of them accepting a free fishing trip courtesy of a 56 year old businessman from Athens, Alabama.
Here is the whole story from Al.com.
((Julio Jones Photo//Courtesy: The Birmingham News))
Apparently, the players can make things right by paying back the man from Athens. The whole thing seemed a bit weird, but hey, what do we know? The Crimson Tide open there season Saturday night in Atlanta versus the Virginia Tech Hokies.