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Deion Sanders

I'm Getting Divorced

12/17/2011 5:55 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Deion Sanders and his wife Pilar are getting divorced ... Sanders tells TMZ.

In a statement, the NFL Hall of Famer tells us, "Pilar and I have decided to end our marriage and move on to the next phase of our individual lives with mutual respect. We are friends and our top priority has and will continue to be the well-being of our children."

He continues, "We arrived at this decision prayerfully and carefully in order to be able to pursue what is in both of our best personal interests."

Deion and Pilar married in 1999 and they have three children together.

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You know this statement is fabricated when they say they "prayerfully" decided to part. If they truly prayed and listened to God,they would hear him say NO - HONOR YOUR VOWS AND REMAIN MARRIED!

989 days ago


God,wife and kids are his best interest. Why persue anything else?

885 days ago

Kevin Jackson    

It's a bitter pill to swallow, but when it's over you must recongnize it and move on. I met Mr. Sanders near the Galleria and he was very nice and I was impressed. Deion brother you'll be alright without the added drama in your life, been there and it gets better.

869 days ago
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