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Exonerated Football Player Brian Banks To Work For NFL Front Office

After serving five years in prison and having his rape conviction overturned with the help of the California Innocence Project, Brian Banks will work for the NFL front office.

08/02/2014

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Exonerated Football Player Plans Comeback After Getting Cut From Atlanta Falcons

CBS2’s Randy Paige sat down with Brian Banks, a football player imprisoned for a crime he didn’t commit and exonerated years later. He was recently cut from the Atlanta Falcons but continues to amaze with his positive spirit and a comeback that transcends the football field.

09/08/2013

Brian Banks wearing #53 for the Atlanta Falcons. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Falcons Cut Exonerated Ex-Football Star Ahead Of Season Opener

Just weeks after his first NFL game, a former Long Beach high school football star who spent five years in prison for a rape he didn’t commit was cut Friday by the Atlanta Falcons.

08/30/2013

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Maxine Waters Exonerated On All Charges

A three-year investigation of Congresswoman Maxine Waters on possible ethics violations ended with the Los Angeles representative being cleared of any wrongdoing.

09/21/2012

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Only On CBS2: Exonerated Football Player Trains For First Pro Game

A high school football star exonerated of a rape conviction after serving five years in prison never gave up on his dream to play professionally. Next Wednesday, Brian Banks will get to step out onto a field as a linebacker for the Las Vegas Locomotives.

09/20/2012

Brian Banks at an undisclosed training facility in Southern California. (courtesy of
Heidi Cruise / California Western School of Law)

Exonerated Ex-Football Star Signs Pro Contract With Las Vegas Team

Brian Banks, a former Long Beach Poly High School football star falsely accused of rape, has been signed to a professional football team, CBS2 learned Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/18/2012

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Exonerated Football Star Invited To Try Out For 6 NFL Teams

Former Long Beach Polytechnic High School football star Brian Banks, who was exonerated of rape charges last week, has been contacted by six NFL teams for the chance to live out his dream.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/30/2012

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