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What they’re saying about Jameis Winston’s suspension

Thursday afternoon, the NFL league spoke out about quarterback, Jameis Winston who violated the conduct policy by groping a Uber driver without her consent in March 2016. The league announced that Winston will be on a three-day game suspension and Twitter is not happy about this decision.
 
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston (3) talks with reporters before mandatory mini camp on June 12, 2018 at One Buc Place in Tampa, Fla. MONICA HERNDON   |   Times
Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston (3) talks with reporters before mandatory mini camp on June 12, 2018 at One Buc Place in Tampa, Fla. MONICA HERNDON | Times
Published June 28, 2018

The NFL announced a three-game suspension for Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston Thursday afternoon, concluding its investigation by stating Winston violated the NFL conduct policy by groping a Uber driver without her consent in March 2016.

“I genuinely apologize,” Winston said in the statement. “I apologize to my teammates, the Buccaneers organization and fans for letting them down, and for not being able to be out there for the first three games of the season.”

Here's a sampling of the reaction to the news on Twitter Thursday:

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