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Warren Sapp


and I Lost My Super Bowl Ring

4/6/2012 2:08 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Future NFL Hall-of-Famer Warren Sapp has filed for bankruptcy ... claiming he's racked up millions of dollars in debts ... but worst of all, dude claims he LOST his 2002 Super Bowl ring.

Sapp -- who played in the NFL for 12 years -- just filed for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy in Florida ... and in the papers he gives a full rundown of his dire financial situation.

According to the docs, Sapp owes more than $6.7 million to various creditors ... including hundreds of thousands of dollars in child support payments and alimony to at least 4 different baby mamas.

Among the debts, Sapp says he owes $853k to the IRS for 2006 and another $89k for 2010. Sapp says he also owes $2,858 in medical bills for "Corrective Speech and Language Therapy."

Sapp says he only has $6.45 million to his name ... and lists all of his assets in the documents ... which include:

-- 240 pairs of Jordan sneakers and sandals
-- Large Nude women painting
-- Lion skin rug (female - lioness)
-- Nike golf clubs
-- De Grisogono watch (scratch on crystal, nicks and scratches on band)
-- A boxing glove signed by Muhammad Ali

But most interestingly, Sapp notes he has LOST two of his most treasured and valuable possessions -- the 2002 Super Bowl ring he won with the Tampa Bay Bucs (example below) and the National Championship ring he won with the Miami Hurricanes.

In the docs, Sapp also lists his current salary as an analyst for the NFL Network as $45k per month ... $540k per year. Sapp says his deal with the NFL Network expires in August and he's not sure if the network will extend his deal.

Calls to Sapp have not been returned.

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he has ONLY 6.45 million to his name? bOOHOO i have like 6.45 cent!

938 days ago


Another dumb, you-know-what.

938 days ago


He joins a long list of other morons who have done the same. Why can't blacks hold onto their money?

938 days ago

The Rod    

Inside the NFL & The NFL network will not be happy with this, Bad publicity. Also support your kids.

938 days ago

The Rod    

Inside the NFL with Showtime & the NFL network will not be happy with this. Also support your kids.

938 days ago


AAAhhhaaaa you Fuggen Ni**er.

938 days ago


Old, broke, and it's over!

Keep it real, Warren.

938 days ago

Sherita Fernandes    

Sapp says his deal with the NFL Network expires in August and he's not sure if the network will extend his deal.


938 days ago

krazy kev    


937 days ago


45k a month he is making right now and filing for bankruptcy!? 4 baby mamas will do that I guess. I guess money can't fix stupid either.

937 days ago


He got the shoes for free probaly same as the clubs ,Just another dumb ass ball player who could not be smart enough to spend his money "SMART" He blew it now pay for it i dont feel a damn bit sorry for you , that goes for all you ballplayers ,actors, sports people ,dont overspend it wont last for ever"DUMBASS" Cajun

937 days ago


it's you're on FAULT you IDIOT. 4 different women with you're children. If the NFL Network resigns you're CRAZY acting arse, SHAME on them. OHH wait, you only have $6.45 million but you owe $6.7 million but you're filing for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy too protect you're sry arse from not KNOWING HOW TOO PAY YOU'RE FCKING BILLS. Wait didn't you go to College, oh yea to the U, WE WENTS TO THE U, THE U, THE U, Michael, WE WENTS TO THE U. All you IDIOTS that have made MILLIONS but can't spend your money the right way are PATHETIC. You're making 50k a month what most make in a yr and you're broke. THAT'S PATHETIC AND EMBARASSING.

937 days ago

Big Red    

$6.45 million is broke when you owe $6.7 million. It's called living beyond your means. Means as keeping up with the Jones's in those over price Miami real estate areas. His NFL pension should kick in at 45 years old and he'll be fine.

937 days ago


Sapp is indeed a sap. Most say he was a cheap shot artist and also a relatively dirty player.

These guys usually get what's coming to them and he is now reaping what he sowed.

937 days ago


These black athletes are embarrassing us. As a group they have collectively blown through BILLIONS of dollars while fathering HUNDREDS of illegitimate children.

If we in the black community want to have a serious discussion about racism and racial stereotypes we need to be honest about why people see us in a certain light.

When either ostracize them or the whole world will continue to ostracize us.

937 days ago
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