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Week Three: Riley Cooper
Yeah, I am reaching for the low hanging fruit Riley Cooper’s name never should have carried so much weight.
Lately you would think the kid was a tier-one Pro Bowler.
Here is an ugly truth.
He may or may not be a pro football player that may or may not have a job. He is also our latest symbol for intolerance.
One day he will be afterthought.
Today he is a lightning rod whose own grandmother called him out on TMZ.
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A report says Riley Cooper knew that the controversial video existed of him calling someone by the n-word, contrary to what he said.
There are reports out of Philly that Riley Cooper was not magically healed from racism in four days because he never went to counseling.
“I went out and seeked help,” Cooper said. ”I talked to my family and seeked some help. But I’m going to keep that between me and the others that are helping me out. It went well.”
What we know is that Riley went home to Florida and...
TMZ probably didn't have to go track down Riley Cooper's grandmother to find out how she feels about this whole mess , but it did, and grandma is not here to offer her little angel any sympathy.
The Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver spoke with his grandmother Betty and was just as accountable as he was in his public comments this week. If he was looking for a shoulder to...
Follow Jeff on Twitter @Jeff1470TheFox for all the latest on Eagles After only four days removed since the Eagles granted his excused absence from team activities, wide receiver Riley Cooper returned to the Novacare Complex to participate in Eagles practice on Tuesday afternoon. Reports also surfaced from ESPN’s Sall Palantonio [...]The post WR Cooper Returns, Speaks To Media...
Riley Cooper is back with the Eagles. The team has confirmed that
the fourth-year wideout returned from his excused absence Tuesday
and is scheduled to practice with the team.
According to ESPN's Chris Morentson, Riley Cooper has rejoined his fellow teammates at practice today.It is a monumental step for the receiver, who was expected to be gone for all of August, turns out to be under a week.Everyone knows the story, Cooper was filmed at a Kenny Chesney concert laying down some disgusting words on a security guard and it didn't go viral until...
Is Riley Cooper a bad guy? I don’t know. Is Riley Cooper a racist? I don’t know either. But Riley Cooper used a word you can’t use, in a manner you definitely can’t use it, and what he was before, or is after means nothing in a “perfect” world out for blood.
Everyone makes mistakes, right? Not today. Not anymore. And not those on the “right” side...
I’m not sure if Eagles wide receiver Jason Avant conferred with LeSean McCoy on Riley Cooper, but he sure spoke as if the Eagles as a team were ready to move back the incident of racial slurs.
Avant was asked about Cooper, who returned to the Eagles training camp after he was excused for four days to deal with the ramification of being caught on video calling someone a *******...
Titans hard-hitting safety Bernard Pollard doesn’t know embattled Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper, and Pollard has no plans of passing judgement on him either.
During Titans camp, Pollard was asked his opinion of Cooper using racial slurs on a video. According to The Detroit Free Press, Pollard is without judgement.
“That word â?¦ shouldn’t come out of anybody’s mouth...
Riley Cooper is likely to get second chance from Philadephia Eagles | The MMQB with Peter King:
When last we left mooch avenger, Peter King, he told us how he was the first one in all of NFL meduiato consider that the Anquan Boldin trade might be of some significance. He also took a firm stance against airline boarding gate moochers, perhaps the most vile breed of moocher. Finally, Peter further professed his love for “The Newsroom” because there’s no more appropriate...