Bounty Scandal Isn’t Just Happening in the NFL

Bounty Scandal

Everyone knows football is a rough and tumble sport. However, eyebrows are raised when we learn that players are paid a “bounty” to brutally take out the competition. Straight Up Urban Voice senior Connor Murray from Osbourn Park High in Manassas, VA, reports bounty programs can turn up in high school football and sometimes exposure starts even earlier…


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