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Warren Moon Loses $200K in Miami Heat Ticket Scam

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 27:  Pro Football Hall of Fame member Warren Moon discusses the NFL Draft at the Bud Light 'Best Round Ever' Pre-Draft Party on April 27, 2011 in New York City. Bud Light, the new official beer of the NFL, offered fans $10 million if they could correctly pick the perfect first round of the NFL Draft as part of their 'Best Round Ever' promotion.  (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Bud Lite)
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Tyler BrookeSenior Analyst IIJanuary 24, 2014

NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Warren Moon has reportedly lost $200,000 in a ticket scam after attempting to buy courtside seats for a Miami Heat game.

According to Liz Habib from MyFoxLA.com, a man named George French Jones has allegedly been selling tickets along with a minority share in the Heat. The NBA and the Heat contacted the FBI to let them know Moon was scammed for $200,000 after he was offered seats and a five percent share in the team.

Moon is currently an analyst for the Seahawks' flagship radio station and will be heading to New York for the Super Bowl.

Hat tip to John Breech from CBS Sports for the find.

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