Boise State deletes video of coaches' SWAT training because of Ferguson

Posted by Chadd Cripe on August 20, 2014 

UPDATE: Boise State has deleted the video of its football coaches training with a Boise SWAT team from the athletic department's YouTube page.

"Out of respect to the current situation in Ferguson, Mo., we have decided to remove the video from our social media sites," the athletic department said in a statement.

The police in Ferguson have been heavily criticized for their military-like tactics.



The Boise State football coaching staff recently trained with the Boise SWAT team, a unique team-building exercise. And, of course, the football program produced a video documenting the training — continuing coach Bryan Harsin's trend of giving people a look inside the program.

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