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Audio Shows Pilot Flying J Defendants Mocked Cleveland Browns And Fans

Jan 11, 2018

Mark Hazelwood
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Jurors in the fraud trial of former executives at the truck stop chain owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam have heard a portion of secret recordings that include a defendant using the n-word.

The Knoxville News-Sentinel reports the audio included former Pilot Flying J President Mark Hazelwood using the racial epithet. The audio also included defendants mocking the Browns for having too many black players and making fun of fans.