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While Jerry Reese, Ben McAdoo and the Giants brass are in Indianapolis scouting the team's potential first round draft choice at the NFL Scouting Combine, a former first rounder was just handed a hefty prison sentence. Will Allen, the Giants' first round pick in the 2001 NFL Draft, was sentenced to six years in prison as part of a multi million dollar Ponzi scheme that targeted former professional athletes among others. Prosecutors say the 38 year old cornerback a 1st round draft pick in 2001 was a key part of a $37 MILLION scheme that screwed patriots jerseys investors out of a ton of money. The Sporting News points out that Allen plead guilty to wire fraud and wholesale nfl jerseys other charges against him and his business partner in November. Here are details from the Sporting News' story: According to prosecutors, the pair obtained loans from investors, saying they would be used for loans to athletes, but ultimately paid out only about $22 million of the $35 million they collected. Prosecutors requested Allen and Daub pay $16.8 million in restitution, according to court documents filed NFL Jerseys Cheap and Authentic Online Tuesday. In Wholesale China Jerseys, Seek Full Size of Cheap NFL Jerseys pleading for a more lenient sentence than the 6 1/2 years requested by prosecutors, Allen's attorneys had insisted to the court that the 38 year old understood the gravity of the situation. "Mr. Allen is extremely remorseful for his conduct in this case and has fully accepted responsibility for it," they wrote. "He clearly understands that the victims in this case that have submitted statements to the Court have suffered financially and personally. He wants to make sure these people are made whole. His experience during the pendency of this case has caused him anguish and has been overwhelming; he would never consider repeating the offense conduct in the future." Allen spent his first five seasons with the Giants, posting 266 tackles, 1.0 sack, eight interceptions and 51 pass breakups over that span before going on to play for the Miami Dolphins and New England Patriots in an 11 year NFL career.

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