Boston radio host suspended after 'insensitive and regrettable' bit

New England Patriots Tom Brady left with former New England Patriots Christian Fauria during the Best Buddies Challenge charity football game in Boston Friday

WEEI host Christian Fauria suspended for racially stereotyped impression of Tom Brady's agent Don Yee

Discussing the Borges situation Friday on the WEEI radio show he co-hosts with Glenn Ordway and Lou Merloni, Fauria decided that it would be amusing to read the text messages sent to Borges from Fake Don Yee with a stereotypical Asian accent, which is horribly racist.

Fauria chose to take the role of Yee for the skit, and he used a racist/stereotypical Asian voice and tones when playing the role of the agent (audio can be heard at Deadspin).

A Boston sports radio host has been suspended after making insensitive and racist jokes about Tom Brady's agent Don Yee. The hosts of the show were discussing a controversy at the Boston Herald.

"I have also reached out to Don directly to personally apologize", Fauria added. Fauria and his co-hosts chose to do a dramatic reading of the texts on their program.

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Christian Fauria of the New England Patriots looks on against the New Orleans Saints at Gillette Stadium on November 20, 2005, in Foxborough, Massachusetts. He is of Chinese descent, but he was born in Sacramento, Calif., and does not speak with any distinct accent. For me, I don't know why, Don Yee sounds like an Asian guy, ' Fauria said on-air Friday, according to Deadspin.

Fauria, who played for the Seahawks for seven seasons, the Patriots for four and the Redskins and Panthers for one each, expressed regret that's typical in situations like this.

Don Yee does not have an Asian accent. "I have been disciplined by WEEI management and I fully support their decision".

He also posted an apology on Twitter to both Yee and his audience for the "regrettable" stunt. "We do not support or condone Christian's comments, and we have suspended him for five days effective immediately".

Last week, WEEI suspended host Alex Reimer indefinitely for calling Brady's five-year-old daughter "an annoying little pissant' after watching her appearance in Brady's documentary series "Tom vs. Time".

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