Simpson, 70, stood trial in 1995 for the murder of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ron Goldman, but was acquitted in one of the most-watched trials in U.S. history. He was later found liable in a 1997 civil trial and ordered to pay $33.5 million to the victims’ families.
Despite the notoriety that came from the murder trial, as well his fame as the 1968 Heisman Trophy winner and Hall of Fame running back for the Bills, Simpson told one of his closest friends last week he’s hoping his “life will go back to normal” after Thursday’s hearing.
After an All-Pro 2015 season, it was time for Norman to cash-in a long-term deal with Carolina. The team had initially placed the franchise tag on the CB while the two sides attempted to come to an agreement. When no agreement was reached, Gettleman rescinded the tag, making Norman a free agent.
That’s when he signed with the Redskins.
“He’d always been nice to me. He always was smiling, cracking jokes with us. But when you’re smiling and cracking jokes, you never know behind your back it’s totally different,” Norman said about Gettleman to the Charlotte Observer. “When it comes down to it, I guess it’s all about money than it is relationships.”
Another player who didn’t leave on good terms with Lakers Cheap Jerseys Gettleman was receiver Steve Smith. His words from 2014 about Gettleman were a lot stronger than Norman’s.
He doesn’t even have the cojones to tell us Knicks Cheap Jerseys to our face [about the release], Smith said. “We have to hear it from someone else. Then he calls and says it wasn’t personal. If Hanson Brothers Cheap Jerseys the first thing that comes out is ‘well it wasn’t personal,’ then guess what? It was personal.”