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Rasheed gets prison time

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    Former Crimson Tide linebacker Saleem Rasheed will spend eight month in prison on federal fraud charges.  After the prison term, Rasheed will spend eight months in home detention.

    He was sentenced July 11th after he pleaded guilty in March on an accusation of food stamp fraud.   Rasheed had also falsely claimed a woman as his wife on immigration forms