Two ex-NFLers charged in tax scam

Updated: May 1, 2012, 7:11 PM ET
Associated Press

MIAMI -- Three former professional football players are among eight charged in a South Florida tax refund and identity theft scheme.

Federal prosecutors said Tuesday the FBI operated an undercover check-cashing store in North Miami used by the suspects from February through April. The group allegedly cashed about $500,000 in fraudulent refund checks. The money was paid out of FBI funds and no checks actually were cashed.

Former Oakland Raiders and New York Giants defensive tackle ...

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