14+ Vladimir Putin Super Bowl Ring Incident
Gif. When nfl owner robert kraft said last weekend that russian president vladimir putin stole his super bowl ring in 2005, he set off an angry debate for pretty much everyone in russia. Russian president accused of stealing championship ring responds to scandal.
Super bowl ring russian president vladimir putin. President vladimir putin's spokesman denied that the leader kept a super bowl ring that new england patriots' owner robert kraft wanted back. The patriots owner only has three of his four super bowl rings.
New england patriots owner robert kraft revealed the real story behind a 2005 meeting with vladimir putin, during which the russian president pocketed his super bowl ring, worth more than $25,000.
The russian president has an eye for the bling: Russian president vladimir putin says he did not swipe new england patriots owner robert kraft's super bowl ring, but putin's spokesman said the i put my hand out and he put it in his pocket, and three kgb guys got around him and walked out. kraft's new version of the story differs from the one. A glittering, $25,000 super bowl ring is sitting in the kremlin's library, but does it belong there? Instead, to the president's critics, the incident was just more proof for their argument that putin is a thief, a slogan.