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Former football analyst Craig James sues Fox Sports for religious discrimination

Former football analyst Craig James sues Fox Sports for religious discrimination

Former college football television analyst Craig James sued Fox Sports on Monday for religious discrimination, saying the network fired him two years ago for expressing his views against gay marriage while running for the U.S. Senate. Scott Grogin, senior vice president of communications for Fox Networks Group, responded to the lawsuit late Monday in a statement sent to the Dallas Morning News. "The decision had nothing to do with Mr. James' religious beliefs and we did not discriminate against Mr. James in any way," he wrote. "The allegations are baseless and we will vigorously defend ourselves against them." Grogin also repeated the network's stance made...

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