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John Autey / Pioneer Press Minnesota Vikings’ special teams coordinator Mike Priefer speaks to the media on player check-in day at the Vikings’ training camp Thursday at Minnesota State University in Mankato.

Vikings' assistant Priefer expresses regret for homophobic comments

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By Chris Tomasson

St. Paul Pioneer Press

MANKATO — Vikings special-teams coordinator Mike Priefer expressed remorse Thursday about making a homophobic comment two years ago that landed him a three-game suspension to start the 2014 NFL season.


“I’ve failed,” Priefer said.

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