Chris Culliver backpedals

Comments, apology, lack of understanding, even as others fight discrimination

Updated: January 31, 2013, 5:28 PM ET
By LZ Granderson | ESPN.com

OK, let's be real.

We all know Chris Culliver didn't really apologize for the offensive remarks he made in a radio interview during Super Bowl media day. True, his name was attached to the statement the San Francisco 49ers released, and he reiterated it Thursday, but we've seen this dance before.

An athlete, speaking in vernacular, makes a series of offensive comments -- in Culliver's case, about gay people -- and then, after the public outrage, issues ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?