Athletes often come under scrutiny for not being the brightest of bulbs. They’re also notorious for putting their foot in their mouth when it comes to social media. Usually, their questionable overshares aren’t immortalized in academic material, though.
Ohio State University backup quarterback Cardale Jones was suspended for a game in October 2012 after he tweeted, “Why should we have to go to class if we came here to play FOOTBALL, we ain’t come to play SCHOOL, classes are POINTLESS.”
Now his idiocy has appeared in a textbook called “The Ole Miss Experience.” It is passed out to freshmen at Ole Miss as a book of guidelines, reports the Bleacher Report. It is under the “Best Practices on Social Media” section.