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Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Metropolis
Meyer acknowledged Monday he apologized to his players and coaching staff
after a video posted on social media over the weekend showed a lady dancing on him in an Ohio bar.
“I perfect apologized to the team and
staff for being a distraction. It became as soon as wearisome,” Meyer told
reporters. “So I defined to all and sundry what took tell, and owned it,
and I wouldn’t accept as true with been in that place.”
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The 57-year-extinct Ohio native, who’s
married with three children, defined he stayed in the serve of to chat over alongside with his
grandchildren after the Jags suffered a 24-21 loss to the Cincinnati
Bengals on Thursday night.
Meyer acknowledged went out to a restaurant to
delight in and became as soon as acknowledged by one more community, which asked him to determine on
photos and then tried to persuade him to determine on the dance ground.
The first-year Jacksonville head coach conceded he
may possibly possibly merely unexcited accept as true with left the establishment reasonably than loaf around, and
famed he additionally apologized to his household, which became as soon as “upset,” and
team proprietor Shad Khan, who became as soon as “supportive” against their
Meyer, who became as soon as shown wearing an Ohio
Articulate shirt in photos from the night, beforehand served as the
Buckeyes’ head coach from 2012 by 2018 sooner than taking a ruin
He received three nationwide championships at
the faculty level, two with Florida (2006 and 2008) and one with OSU
(2014), sooner than taking his first NFL job when he signed with the
Jags in January. Contract dinky print weren’t launched.
There became as soon as optimism that the Jaguars, who
posted a 1-15 document in 2020, may possibly possibly mercurial turn things around with
the offseason arrival of Meyer and quarterback Trevor Lawrence, the
first overall opt in the 2021 draft.
Nonetheless, that hasn’t materialized in the early
going. Jacksonville is off to an 0-4 initiating and has been outscored by
41 capabilities, the league’s fifth-worst point differential.
“Lot of appropriate players in this
league, man,” Meyer told reporters after a Week 2 loss to the
Denver Broncos. “It be Alabama each week.”
The Jags return to action Sunday when
they host the Tennessee Titans sooner than heading to London to face the
Miami Dolphins on Oct. 17.