Former NFL star Chad Johnson is currently suing both WorldStarHipHop and Media Takeout, claiming the two websites posted the footage without his consent.
Johnson is seeking unspecified damages and a court order blocking the websites from posting the footage ever again.
According to TMZ, both websites went ahead and removed the tape last Thursday , but the former wide receiver believes the damage was already done.
Johnson, who was last year divorced by wife Evelyn Lozada after he headbutted her, has acknowledged he was the male in the sex tape but says he doesn’t know how it ended up online.
Sources told TMZ that the tape was shot roughly three years ago in a hotel room in Florida. Only bits and pieces of the video have made it online.
Johnson’s partner in the video is Orlando native and model Theresa Runyon, who goes by the name ‘Wankaego,’ according to Black Sports Online.
The tape was leaked a couple days after Johnson’s ex-wife, Evelyn Lozada, dropped her restraining order against him following his August arrest for domestic violence. Since the no-contact order was lifted, the estranged couple have been tweeting with each other.
Sources tell the website Lozada, 37, would like to be on speaking terms with Johnson, 34, although it is unclear if she would like to reconcile.
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