Warren Sapp says he knows who is the whistle blower in the Saints bounty scandal: Jeremy Shockey.
Sapp, a former Buccaneers defensive tackle and current NFL Network analyst, called out Shockey as the 'snitch' on Twitter.
BINGO! RT @elnicastro: Shockey..? RT QBKILLA: Just Heard Who The Snitch WasWarren Sapp (@QBKILLA) March 21, 2012
Shockey denied the claim in a back-and-forth between the two on Twitter.
@QBKILLA @elnicastro my ass!! I don't even play defense! Haha Jeremy Shockey (@JeremyShockey) March 21, 2012
@JeremyShockey that's not the issue! Warren Sapp (@QBKILLA)@QBKILLA really?? Wow did I also have something to do with the um scandal? Jeremy Shockey (@JeremyShockey) March 21, 2012
NFL.com reporter Jeff Darlington said he talked to Shockey, who is apparently 'adamant'he is not the whistleblower.
Back to Jeremy Shockey for a minute... I talked to him on the phone a little bit ago. He's very adamant that he's not 'the snitch.' (con't) Jeff Darlington (@JeffDarlington) March 21, 2012
Shockey: 'I don't even play defense. There's nothing I can say that will take people's opinion away, but I don't have to defend myself.' Jeff Darlington (@JeffDarlington) March 21, 2012