Twice Sold, Once Forged: What Became of Sims' Heisman Award?

by Nolan Clay, The Oklahoman  on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017 7:10 am   3 min read

United States v. John Rogers: A sample of bogus sports memorabilia introduced as evidence in the fraud case against Rogers includes a commemorative Heisman Trophy transformed into a counterfeit 1978 Heisman Trophy awarded to Billy Sims.

So what ever happened to the real Billy Sims Heisman Trophy? The question came up again this year when John Rogers admitted to creating a phony Sims Heisman Trophy and other fake merchandise to commit widespread fraud.

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