Dooley apology to Frank Beamer


Published: Monday, January 10, 2011 at 3:08 p.m.
Last Modified: Monday, January 10, 2011 at 3:08 p.m.

On Sunday afternoon while watching NFL playoff games, I made a stupid and inappropriate comment on Twitter that referred to Virginia Tech head coach Frank Beamer.

I have great respect for Coach Beamer as a coach and a person. I called Coach Beamer on Monday to apologize personally.

I apologize to everyone who saw this Tweet or heard about it. Not only was this a violation of company and Gainesville Sun policy, it was simply uncalled for and dumb.

Reader comments posted to this article may be published in our print edition. All rights reserved. This copyrighted material may not be re-published without permission. Links are encouraged.

▲ Return to Top