Joe Mixon apologizes for punching female student in face in 2014
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Oklahoma Sooners running back Joe Mixon, speaking publicly Friday for the first time since surveillance?video surfaced of him punching a female student in the face in 2014, profusely?apologized for the incident. "It's never, never OK to retaliate and hit a woman the way I did," Mixon said. "I'm here to apologize to everybody that was affected." A week ago, Mixon's attorneys? released two surveillance videos that showed the punch, which fractured four bones in Amelia Molitor's face. Mixon was charged with a misdemeanor at the time of the incident, and the university suspended him for the entire 2014 season. On Friday, Mixon directed his apology to Molitor as well as Sooners coach Bob Stoops, university president David Boren, athletic director Joe Castiglione, his teammates and "most of all, my family." "I'm just here to apologize to Ms. Molitor," Mixon said. "... I let a lot of people down. "... I take full responsibility for what...
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