Thursday Feb 6
The lawyer for former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe on Thursday condemned an investigation into alleged anti-gay remarks by special teams coordinator Mike Priefer as a "charade" and pledged to sue the team.
Vikings' Loeffler might retain lawyer for inquiry into Kluwe's allegations
Vikings long snapper Cullen Loeffler, named by former punter Chris Kluwe as a witness to alleged homophobic remarks made by an assistant coach, said Tuesday he might be retaining a lawyer in the matter.
Chris Kluwe Identifies Witnesses in Homophobia Claims Against Vikings Official
Back in January Chris Kluwe wrote a piece on Deadspin accusing the Vikings organization of releasing him for his anti-gay activism and said that he was fired byspecial-teams coordinator Mike Priefer, a "bigot", who said, very serious, in front of other teammates, "We should round up all the gays, send them to an island, and then nuke it until it ... (more)
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Vikings punter Chris Kluwe spins a ball on his fingers during training camp in Mankato on Saturday July 28, 2012.