If the iPhone deal is true, there is bound to be more to the story.
Is Sprint crazy enough to dump $20 billion into a 3G only without some type of assurance or Apple?
I don't know. It's risky, but sometimes when you are backed into a corner you have to punch back as hard as you can. Better to fight hard than lay there and stare at a slow bleed.
"I have the bestest, awesomest ROM ever, only my camera, GPS and Bluetooth don't work"