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Osi Umenyiora said an online article that condemned him as sexist for wishing Eagles running back LeSean McCoy a Happy Mothers Day was "absolutely correct," as he issued an apology Thursday. ESPNChicago anchor Sarah Spain hit out at the Giants defensive end in an article on the network's site dedicated to women's sports, ESPNW, saying, "Umenyiora still thinks being compared to a woman is the ultimate insult." Umenyiora took a shot at McCoy on Sunday, telling him to "enjoy your special day," as he reignited a long-standing feud with the Philadelphia star. McCoy welcomed the insult, saying, "Lol let the beef begin," while former Giants running back Brandon Jacobs, now with the 49ers, chimed in, too, saying, "Omg hahaha." But Spain said in a commentary piece Wednesday that those laughing at Umenyiora's tweet reinforced that "the sports world is still an old boys' club." She wrote, "To Umenyiora, saying that a man is a 'woman' is equivalent to calling him a 'wuss,' a 'weakling' or ...
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