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Dungy clarifies comments on Michael Sam
Tony Dungy
"I gave my honest answer, which is that I felt drafting Michael Sam
would bring much distraction to the team," said Tony Dungy.
Philadelphia, PA ( - Former NFL head coach and current television analyst Tony Dungy tried to clarify comments he made concerning St. Louis Rams draft pick Michael Sam, the first openly gay player in the league.

Dungy, in an interview with the Tampa Tribune published earlier this week, said he would not have drafted Sam. Criticism poured in after Dungy was quoted as saying he "wouldn't want to deal with all of it," meaning the potential media frenzy surrounding Sam.

On Tuesday, in a statement released to media outlets that included, Dungy attempted to clear up any misconceptions.  Full Story

Stone comes looking for Kluwe's glass house
By John McMullen, NFL Editor
Philadelphia, PA ( - FX unveiled its anticipated new comedy series "You're the Worst" last week.

To my surprise, however, the show evidently had nothing to do with Minnesota Vikings special teams coordinator Mike Priefer or his favorite ex-employee, Chris Kluwe.

In the race for who's the worst, though, it might come down to the now- admitted homophobe and his incredibly hypocritical former punter.

Priefer was slapped with a three-game suspension that could be shortened to two games for making a homophobic comment to Kluwe, a high-profile advocate for gay marriage.  Full Story

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