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Interview: Deadspin writer discusses Te’o story

We’re going to make this short, sweet and to the point.

Unless you’ve been living under some type of rock over the past few hours, you’ve no doubt heard about, read or seen the Deadspin article that makes explosive claims regarding Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o and his “dead girlfriend.”

Was the 2012 Heisman runner-up the victim of a hoax as both the player and the University claim, or was he orchestrating it as the website intimates? In an interview with Erik Kuselias of NBC Sports Radio, Deadspin writer Timothy Burke discusses the story he broke and attempts to make some type of sense of the controversy Te’o has now found himself in.

The complete interview can be heard below: