White House Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley announced just hours ago President Donald Trump signed an executive order pardoning Eddie DeBartolo Jr.,
DeBartolo is the former owner of the NFL team, the San Francisco 49ers. During DeBartolo’s time as owner, the team won five Super Bowl titles.
DeBartolo pleaded guilty in 1998 to failing to report a felony in a bribery case, which led to former Louisiana Gov. Edwin W. Edwards getting sent to federal prison. Hall of Fame WR Jerry Rice shares his thoughts about today’s pardon~mb