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Baptism video won't draw punishment

Updated: September 19, 2013, 12:07 AM ET
Associated Press

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah coach Kyle Whittingham said Wednesday that he saw no need for disciplinary action over a video showing some of his football players conducting what appears to be a mock baptism.

"We have addressed this issue with our players, and although it was poor judgment on their part, there was absolutely no malice or disrespect intended towards any particular religion or rite," Whittingham said in a statement released by the school.

The video is several weeks old but ...

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