Late last week, Allen Pinkett, a former Notre Dame running back and current radio broadcaster for the Irish made headlines, when he made some of the most asinine, ill-informed and not well thought out comments you’ll ever hear a public figure make.
It was in regards to the state of Notre Dame football, and the types of players the school should be recruiting. And it practically lit the internet on fire.
Here’s what Pinkett said, verbatim to WSCR-AM 670 radio in Chicago:
"I've always felt like to have a successful team you've got to have a few bad citizens on the team. That's how Ohio State used to win all the time. They would have two or three guys that were criminals and that just adds to the chemistry of the team. I think Notre Dame is growing because maybe they have some guys that are doing something worthy of a suspension which creates edge on the football team.
"You can't have a football team full of choir boys. You get your butt kicked if you've got a team full of choir bo...