A scandal has ensnared the University of Kentucky cheerleading squad after an internal probe revealed hazing, boozing and public nudity during a team-building getaway. The probe alleged that the coaches failed to provide oversight during off-campus events, the Lexington Herald-Leader reports. From our newsroom to your inbox at noon, the latest headlines, stories, opinion and photos from the Toronto Sun. A welcome email is on its way.
Thanks for contacting us. We've received your submission. The alleged photos were discovered in emails reported by the New York Times on Monday , which exposed Raiders head coach Jon Gruden for using racist, homophobic and misogynistic language. Gruden resigned from his position later Monday. According to Washington cheerleaders, who spoke with the Daily Beast on Tuesday , emails showing images of topless cheerleaders from a past swimsuit photo-shoot video were allegedly passed around by Gruden to then-Washington general manager Bruce Allen. According to the outlet, the video was shared with team owner Daniel Snyder, who later denied the allegations.
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America is changing faster than ever! Add Changing America to your Facebook or Twitter feed to stay on top of the news. Some cheerleaders are now calling on the NFL to release its full report into workplace culture after those pictures were distributed. It was known that former executive Dennis Greene had resigned in after selling access to a topless Washington Football Team cheerleader photoshoot to wealthy patrons as part of a suite package. The email was shared to Allen, according to Fox News. As Changing America previously reported, the recent batch of emails shows that Gruden made additional offensive statements, including allegations the NFL pressured a team into drafting defensive end Michael Sam, the first drafted openly gay player, in the seventh round of the NFL draft in — something the team has denied. In the past, about Raider cheerleaders had to sue its team for failing to pay its cheerleaders minimum wage. Supreme Court. Story at a glance: Then-general manager Bruce Allen reportedly shared topless cheerleader photos with Jon Gruden. Cheerleaders want a full investigation and accountability.
Now that the NFL has picked through and devoured Jon Gruden , members of the Washington Football Team organization would like a chance to walk through the cancellation buffet as well. Among them are former WFT cheerleaders who are seeking emails between Gruden, Washington Football Team employees and possibly its owner that reportedly include topless photos of them. The news that topless photos could be floating around the internet without their consent has left members of the squad feeling queasy. This is not over. Hey, nflcommish! Show us the other , emails.