Controversial Riley Cooper Gets a Tryout With Bucs; Not One Team Has Called Kaepernick
Picture this. You get caught on tape saying something racist and not only keep your job, but a get a try-out years later.
Former Philadelphia Eagles WR Riley Cooper was caught on video a few years ago saying he would fight every ni–er at a Kenny Chesney concert, however, he still kept his job and then got a contract extension.
On Friday, it was announced that Cooper, who has never had a 1,000 yard season and more than 55 catches, would receive a tryout from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Amongst those taking part in Bucs’ rookie minicamp on a tryout basis this weekend: former Eagles’ WR Riley Cooper.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 5, 2017
Meanwhile, former San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick, who silently protested the treatment of minorities in America by refusing to stand for the playing of the national anthem, can’t receive a single call from a single NFL team.
Just in case you forgot what Cooper said: