In one of the strangest stories to hit the sports world in a long time, it was revealed yesterday that the "dead girlfriend" of Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o never actually existed and was a hoax. Between the background information of the story, as well as statements from Notre Dame and Manti Te'o himself, there are still some dots that aren't quite connecting in the whole story. It begs to question whether or not Manti Te'o is actually a partner in this hoax, so what do you think: is Manti Te'o a victim or a con artist? Vote in our poll below, and feel free to leave comments supporting your choice.