Backup quarterback Charlie Batch’s emotional win against the Baltimore Ravens this season sealed the deal for die-hard Pittsburgh Steelers fan Darlene Silvio…
“I figured they were on sale, I wanted a Charlie Batch jersey, I’ve wanted one for years,” she said.
So Silvio clicked online and Googled “Charlie Batch jersey.”…
…she quickly learned she had ordered from a fake sports-jersey site located in China. She added anyone could have made this mistake because the Chinese site looks like an official team site, including the words “official online store.”…
…Another clue that the site was bogus was it listed a Steelers jersey with President Barack Obama’s name on it.
“I thought I was dealing with a reputable website, but I was wrong,” Silvio said.
Enter at your own risk