Brian Banks http://kplu.org en Wrongly accused of rape, Seahawks give Brian Banks shot at dream http://kplu.org/post/wrongly-accused-rape-seahawks-give-brian-banks-shot-dream <p>Brian Banks is not a bitter man. He has a right to be - after serving five years in prison and five on probation for a rape he didn&#39;t commit. But he says he wants to focus on his future.</p><p>Banks was cleared of the charges just two weeks ago, after his accuser recanted her story. Now, the Seahawks are giving the former high school football standout a shot at his dream. KPLU sports commentator Art Thiel was at Seahawks headquarters Thursday, where Banks tried out for the team. Fri, 08 Jun 2012 04:00:00 +0000 Kirsten Kendrick & Art Thiel 5223 at http://kplu.org Wrongly accused of rape, Seahawks give Brian Banks shot at dream