I blew it and I’m sincerely sorry. I completely understand how the issue of race in sports is a sensitive (cont) tl.gd/kdio2q—
Rob Parker (@RobParkerESPN) December 19, 2012
After drawing near-universal fire and subsequently being suspended for branding quarterback Robert Griffin III a “cornball brother” for “not really” acting black, ESPN analyst Rob Parker has apologized:
This was Parker’s first tweet since last Thursday, when he made the remark.
Some people commended him for fessing up to his mistake:
But if his goal is to win back angry viewers and convince them that he’s sincerely sorry, it looks like he’s facing an uphill battle: