The Buffalo Payments rookie quarterback apologized after screenshots emerged on Twitter of a textual content dialog by which he stated that solely “elite white individuals” ought to be capable to buy weapons.
The dialog, which befell in 2019 and was posted to Twitter, centered round Jake and a buddy discussing weapons. Jake wrote, “However no weapons are good. They should let me get suppressors,” earlier than including, “Simply make them very costly so solely elite white individuals can get them haha.”
In an announcement posted to Twitter, Jake apologized for his remarks. “I’m extraordinarily sorry that I selected to make use of the phrases ‘elite white particular person’ in a textual content message dialog,” Jake stated, “Though I by no means meant to suggest that I’m an ‘elite white particular person,’ as later said within the dialog, there isn’t any excuse for that phrase alternative and sentiment…I stand towards racism 100 %. I promise to commit myself to being a part of the answer on this nation.”