Former AFL footballer, Jason Akermanis got in trouble earlier this week after some comments about recently deceased fellow footballer Jim Stynes which many people took as disrespectful and heartless.
Jason has apologised at length since the interview and has stated that his comments have been taken out of context.
Hughesy and Kate gave him a call early this morning to discuss what happened, and his regret for his timing and choice of words.
Do you think Akermanis is being heartfelt? Should he be forgiven for his comments? Let us know in the comments.
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