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ESPN is reporting that Florida State Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first half of Saturday's game against Clemson after he was seen shouting an obscene sexual phrase on campus Tuesday.
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FSU interim president Dr. Garnett S. Stokes and athletics director Stan Wilcox denounced Winston's "offensive and vulgar" behavior in a statement Wednesday to announce the punishment .

"As the university's most visible ambassadors, student-athletes at Florida State are expected to uphold at all times high standards of integrity and behavior that reflect well upon themselves, their families, coaches, teammates, the Department of Athletics and Florida State University," the joint statement said. "Student-athletes are expected to act in a way that reflects dignity and respect for others."

The joint statement also said Winston would undergo "internal discipline.
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"It was not a good decision," coach Jimbo Fisher said of the incident during Wednesday's ACC teleconference. "You can't make certain statements that are derogatory or inflammatory to any person, race or gender. You have to understand that. You have to be very intelligent about what you say, (because) it matters."
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OGTiger117 months
Although he should be suspended for AT LEAST a game. Jimbo cannot and will not do it because too much is riding on the outcome. Amazing where we are as a society.
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BankLSU117 months
I'm starting to think JW is a thug in gentleman's clothing.... This guy does
not think.
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11thACR117 months
Hell of a Deal.... JW is a Time Bomb looking for a Jail Cell, he may even embarrass FS
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