Sports Dexter Manley tells it like it is

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  1. Shithead

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    Dexter Manley says black QBs like to run because they are used to ‘running from the law,’ quickly apologizes
    BY John Healy
    NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
    Saturday, January 2, 2016, 9:25 PM
    Dexter Manley has some thoughts on black quarterbacks: https://t.co/yPpM4JDRhC pic.twitter.com/bXwZINgT5n
    — Deadspin (@Deadspin) January 3, 2016
    Dexter Manley, “The Secretary of Defense,” was rather offensive on Saturday.
    Manley, making an appearance as a studio analyst on CBS station WUSA, said black quarterbacks like to run because “they are probably used to running from the law.”
    The comment left his co-host cringing, along with anyone else who was watching.
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    Dexter Manley makes a cringeworthy comment about black quarterbacks.
    The former NFL defensive end’s comment is even more bizarre when you consider Manley, an African-American, was teammates in Washington with Doug Williams when he became the first black quarterback to win a Super Bowl.
    Fortunately, Manley recognized what he said was inappropriate and apologized later in the show.
    “I made a comment earlier about black quarterbacks, and I do apologize,” Manley said. “ I say things that I don’t think about sometimes.”
     
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  2. Shithead

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    Thank Christ he isn't white
     
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    No apology needed. Now if he said black quarterbacks run like they just stole a watermelon then he might have to apologize.
     
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    #BlackQuarterbackLivesMatter
     
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    love the white guy trying not to laugh.
     
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    He's not evolved. Get ready for the apology tour.
     
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    idiotbox Looking for a dime and found a quarter. VIP

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    did he ever learn to read?
     
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    Let's see if they bring it up on the NFL pre-game shows at noon today.
     
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    Im wondering how much money he got fucked out of what he made playing ?
    At 30 better late than never
     
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    Yeah it looks a lot more like trying to stifle a laugh than a cringe.
     
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    We'd like to wish Dexter Manley the best of luck in his future endeavors.
     
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    OK obviously that's not why they're fast. It's closer to the Jimmy the Greek theory in reality. It is a funny line though. Wouldn't it be great if the world could just laugh off these modern day gaffes?
     
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    Dexter is the greatest, he would really get RFK stadium rocking back in the day when he was probably all coked up
     
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    Holy shit! I was just thinking about this guy earlier today and BAM, this story pops up. Funny fucker!