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Minnesota Vikings suspend special teams coach for anti-gay remarks
Minnesota Vikings suspend special teams coach for anti-gay remarks

Minnesota special teams coach Mike Priefer has been suspended three games by the Vikings following an investigation into allegations made by former punter Chris Kluwe that the coach made homophobic remarks. An independent investigation, commissioned by the Vikings to look into former player’s claims, found Priefer had made a "single homophobic statement to Kluwe." Priefer apologized in a statement released by the Vikings on Friday and will have the opportunity to reduce his suspension to two games if he attends anti-harassment, diversity and sensitivity training. The team also announced it will donate $100,000 to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights groups. ...

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