Skip to comments.NFL-commissioned report finds culture of intolerance in Miami Dolphins locker room
Posted on 02/14/2014 3:53:13 PM PST by ilovesarah2012
An inquiry into the Miami Dolphins workplace conditions found examples of harassment, racism, bullying, homophobia, and overall a culture of intolerance and meanness in one National Football League locker room precisely the kind of image the league has been trying to put in its past.
The findings of lead investigator Ted Wells, appointed by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, confirmed the role played by Dolphins player Richie Incognito in driving teammate Jonathan Martin away from the team last season. The report also implicated two other starting offensive linemen John Jerry and Mike Pouncey in what it described as a pattern of harassment directed at Martin as well as another young Dolphins offensive lineman and a member of the teams training staff.
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Anyone who has ever played football knows that you save your “culture of intolerance and meanness” for the gridiron. With homos now infiltrating the NFL, the locker room has to be a place of hugs, pink cleats and warm fuzzies.
It’s an insult to dolphins. Guess there will be a name change.
What has happened to the NFL?
There's nothing noble about acting like a broski in the locker room but this is getting ridiculous.
Well now I know how those intolerant pigs won Superbowl XVII
The same thing that's happened to NASCAR, the Boy Scouts, and the military [to choose just three]. Men sit back and just take what they're given.
Stoicism has its limits.
Because only Honkeys can be Racist.
LOL I loved that show.
This just in: Men banned from the NFL.
Same thing that has happened to America.
It’s become a nation of pussies being ruled by a bunch of pussy tyrants.
“The same thing that’s happened to NASCAR, the Boy Scouts, and the military [to choose just three]. Men sit back and just take what they’re given.”
I work at a very large company. there is the black engineers club, the Asian American engineers club, latino club and gay and lesbian club.
and the white guys know to not dare say anything.
The Bottle Nose Dolphin will be replaced by the Pufferfish, also known as the “Blowfish”!
Colors will be a ‘Marvelous Mauve” and “Heavenly Heliotrope”!
NFL will require a certain percentage of Cheerleaders to be of the Transgender variety.
I think the Dolphins should prove they are inclusive by drafting a gay defensive lineman in the first round.
And that’s the problem-self censorship.
My wife before she retired from a very
large factory used to come home often with
a story of having to attend one of those
stupid diversity classed again today.
The pressure from these groups must
cost American business Billions a year.
“South Park” recently spoofed the NFL on concussion issues. It was a funny episode.
i don’t know but if J Martin took a stand or opened his mouth maybe this would’ve been nipped in the butt a long time ago....
its so wrong to beat your wife but if a wife is beaten and never stands up for herself or reports what’s happening, bad things are likely the outcome...
Dey been chickified........
Jonathan Martin has a culture of pussy-tude.
No, he is laying the foundation for raking in BIG bucks. His mother is a prominent anti-harassment lawyer.
I was rude writing about the changes but, YOU BE BAAAAD!
More PC from the NFL. What are the players supposed to be tolerant of??
Why cannot people reject some behaviors, and favor some over others? Just a bunch of busy bodies and cry babies.
Black engineers? Must be a very small group.