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Russell Westbrook isn’t the only athlete who thinks fans are crossing the line

Former NFL defensive back Domonique Foxworth reacts to the Thunder star’s heated exchange with a fan

Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook’s heated exchange with a Utah Jazz fan on Monday night elicited swift reactions from athletes and fans alike. Westbrook admitted to threatening the fan and his wife and added, “And if I had to do it again, I would say the same exact thing.”

The Undefeated’s senior writer Domonique Foxworth is no stranger to hearing racial epithets from fans during his time as a defensive back in the NFL. Here, he shares his personal experience dealing with disrespectful fans and explains his thoughts on whether Westbrook was wrong to react the way he did.