What everyone else is saying about the Manti Te'o story ...
The story of the Stanford meeting came from Manti Te'o's father, Brian, Eric Hansen writes in the South Bend Tribune.
Yahoo! Sports' Pat Forde says that AD Jack Swarbrick's explanation is believable. Dan Wetzel says this was a tall tale everyone wanted to believe.
The (Newark) Star-Ledger's Steve Politi says that Te'o is the latest athlete to make us wonder what is real in sports.
SI.com's Michael Rosenberg says that this saga is filled with more questions than answers.
CBSSports.com's Gregg Doyel says that Swarbrick's trust in Te'o is the most unbelievable part of this all.
The Sporting News' Matt Hayes says to reserve judgment until everything comes out.
Mark Blaudschun, a.k.a. A Jersey Guy, says that no one is clean in this mess.
WDRB's Eric Crawford says that the media did not create this hoax, but we did give it life.