Eagles WR Riley Cooper: ‘I Will Fight Every N****R Here’ [Update: He’s Sorry]
July 31 / Zach Berger / SportsGrid
Riley Cooper is a wide receiver on the Philadelphia Eagles, a team that has quite a few African-Americans on it. So it probably isn't smart that he was caught on video dropping an N-bomb at a Kenny Chesney concert.
See for yourself (NSFW):
There is absolutely no context for the video, but you don't really need any context. Cooper used the most racially insensitive word in the world and there's no context in which using it would be even remotely acceptable.
It might be a little awkward the next time he walks into the locker room now that this got out.
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[Update: He's really sorry.]
I am so ashamed and disgusted with myself. I want to apologize. I have been offensive. I have apologized to my coach, Jeffrey Lurie, and