Teen's choice of jersey doesn't pay

Updated: January 22, 2014, 4:53 PM ET
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A teenager said he lost his job in Tacoma, Wash., this past weekend after initially being sent home because he was wearing a Denver Broncos jersey.

Nathaniel Wentz said he was fired by Odyssey 1, a family entertainment center in Tacoma, for not returning to work Sunday. He was sent home after being asked to change out of the Broncos jersey into a standard uniform, according to the company.

But the 17-year-old Wentz told Colorado's NBC affiliate KUSA-TV he was fired for donning a ...

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