June 8, 2012
Brian Banks speaks during a news conference Thursday in Renton, Wash. Cleared of rape and kidnapping charges just two weeks ago, Banks gets to pursue his NFL dream. The 26-year-old player has spent five years in prison. He now has a tryout with the Seattle Seahawks.
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