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3/18/2006 02:55:00 PM
Watch Out For The Man
JACKSONVILLE -- Florida faithful are descending here en masse for today's second-round game against Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and tickets are scarce outside Veterans Memorial Arena. Some potential buyers, like this man, decked out in his best fan-wear -- a vintage Gators windbreaker and a "We Be Jammin': St. Thomas, U.S.V.I." polo shirt -- were offering fistfuls of cash:
His strategy of flashing the Jacksons (not Benjamins) rather than holding up a "need one" finger works, luring in a possible seller ...
... who turns out to be a cop with a checkered, velcro wallet. Or just the guy's friend, pulling a prank. We report, you decide.