Marc Colombo Says Riley Cooper Will “Get Smashed On Sundays”

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 18:  Riley Cooper #14 of the Philadelphia Eagles warms up before the start of the Eagles game against the New York Jets  at Lincoln Financial Field on December 18, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Riley Cooper of the Philadelphia Eagles. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper apologized repeatedly Wednesday for making a racial slur towards a security guard at a Kenny Chesney concert in June that was caught on video.

Thursday morning on New School, former Dallas Cowboy and co-host of the Dallas Cowboys Pre-Game Show on The Fan, Marc Colombo, commented on Cooper’s upcoming season. “I think he’s going to get smashed on Sundays,” said Colombo. “The fact that his teammates are sticking up for him I don’t get it … but being a defensive player on Sundays, he’s got a target right on his back … He’s going to get whack.” Hear the full comment from Colombo.

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