FedEx Lost Russ Smith's Framed Final Four Jersey

Saturday May 10th, 2014

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Former Louisville Cardinals guard Russ Smith blasted FedEx on Twitter yesterday after the delivery company lost his framed Final Four jersey from Louisville's championship season.

Evidently, Smith had the jersey shipped to his father in Brooklyn, but the frame in which it was encased was found upon arrival to be cracked, prompting Smith's father to contact FedEx. The company agreed to pay for the damage on the condition the jersey was returned along with the frame. The elder Smith complied, but unfortunately the jersey was somehow misplaced at the packing facility.

So, yeah. Smith was furious, and rightfully so:

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