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College football: Oklahoma's Joe Mixon will enter NFL draft

College football: Oklahoma's Joe Mixon will enter NFL draft

Joe Mixon, the star Oklahoma running back who was suspended for the 2014 season after punching a woman in the face, will enter the NFL draft. 

Mixon made the announcement in a statement on his Twitter account Thursday. He thanked Oklahoma's coaches, administrators, support staff and fans. 

“I promise not to waste the second chance that was given to me,” Mixon said in the statement. “I owe that to my coaches who believed in me, my teammates who stood by me, and the University that gave me an education that I always will be thankful for.” 

Mixon's lawyers released video last month of him breaking Oklahoma student...

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