Correction, he actually said “That damn flag needs to come down.”

University of South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier on the Confederate flag

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  • University Update Apr 16, 2007

    Correction, he actually said That damn flag needs to come down.

  • matthew mckeon Apr 16, 2007

    If I was a citizen of South Carolina I would be ashamed. Now what’s this about a flag?

  • Jim Apr 18, 2007

    I don’t think Capt. John C. Winsmith would agree.

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