White NFL Prospect Discovers NFL Thinks He’s Black

They also think a black prospect is white. This sounds like a bad Eddie Murphy movie where he plays all the parts.

1. Barrett Jones is a defensive end at the University of Alabama and a major NFL prospect. Earlier today, he tweeted this:

Not positive about the whole black-people-are-just-tan-white-people joke — I mean, I know he didn’t mean it that way, really, but still — BUT hahahaha wow the NFL switched the pictures of two players named Jones and they look NOTHING alike.

3. NFL.com did eventually correct Barrett Jones’ page

4. but they have not fixed Abry Jones’ profile yet — he still has Barrett’s picture.


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