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Former Dolphins cornerback Will Allen charged in Ponzi scheme

Former Miami Dolphins cornerback Will Allen has been charged with nearly two-dozen felony counts after federal investigators determined he and a business partner ran an elaborate Ponzi that involved pro athletes. Allen and Susan Daub, a former bank executive, were formally indicted in a Massachusetts federal courtroom last week after their arrest in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., in June. Allen, whose lengthy NFL career included six years spent with the Dolphins, is accused of fleecing investors by convincing them to provide high-interest bridge loans to athletes. But instead, Allen and Daub used new monies to cover old debts, all the while diverting millions for themselves. In all, more than $31...

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