Jim Donnan (Indicted for Ponzi Scheme): On SiriusXM College Sports

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  1. fairfaxgator
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    Around the 7-8 pm hour tonight...i caught the tail end...he was talking about UGA/F$U...

    I could not believe that these guys on SiriusXM College Sports had this baffoon scheduled to comment on college football.

    I called in and talked to the producer who gave me the line: "he's in the college football HOF...two separate issues..." I told him that there are other folks out there who can comment on college football...it's not the sport of curling...amazing...:jeez:

    Here's the link on Donnan's indictment:

    http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/college-football/news/20130416/ex-uga-coach-jim-donnan-charged-in-ponzi-scheme.ap/
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    Wow! Donnan and his partner raised more than $81 million from 94 investors.

    Those coaches and players that gave him that kind of money after being told they'll get a 50 to 200% return were stupid. Are you kidding me?
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    Yes, he forgot he was not recruiting at UGA anymore: you could win multiple SECs and NCs

    Still why have this loser on your show?
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    Donnan in the college HOF? For what? Underachieving at UGa? Hell, might as well induct Ray Goff.

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    Wasn't there, but remember it well. Bad day, but one of the very few with SOS vs UGA.
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    Wasn't there, but remember it well. Bad day, but one of the very few with SOS vs UGA.
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    Spurrier's one and only loss to Georgia in 11 seasons.
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    He won the 1AA National Championship at Marshall. Throw out his first season at UGA and he didn't do a bad job. Got fired after going 8-4. His problem was he lost to Ga Tech his last three years...
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    I still don't know why Brindise was held out of that game the week after he managed a win against Auburn on the road. Johnson had a total meltdown and Noah just watched helplessly on the sideline. Was he injured? I don't recall that he was.
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    what did jim and his family do with all that stolen money??
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    Our main problem was our LB corps was decimated in that game. By the second half we had nobody to stop them.
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    That 1997 game was Robert Edwards running all over us.

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    Spent it...probably offshore someplace...

    What a bunch of scumbags!
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    Wasn't he busted over a year ago for this?
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    Yeah, I was there... I went to two away games that year.... the other was at LSU! :halloween:
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    Wow, why would he need the money?
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    Many people accused of his crime are wealthy to start with....just greedy beyond belief.

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    Jim Donnan goes from panzi coach to ponzi thief in a few short years. Born loser.
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    So what is the status of his criminal case?

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