Topics

Minority Groups
Florida State suspends Jameis Winston for half-game for vulgar scream
Florida State suspends Jameis Winston for half-game for vulgar scream

Florida State announced Wednesday it will suspend Jameis Winston for the first half of Saturday's home game against Clemson in the wake of a vulgar remark uttered by the quarterback Tuesday. Winston, the reigning Heisman Trophy winner, stood up on a table on campus and screamed a sentence that is unprintable here. The exclamation was apparently derived from a popular Internet meme. "It was not a good decision," Coach Jimbo Fisher said of Winston's behavior. "You can't make certain statements that are derogatory or inflammatory to any person, race or gender. You have to understand that. You have to be very intelligent about what you say, [because] it...

Loading