Reaction from pro athletes to the video of former Rutgers coach Mike Rice verbally and physically abusing his players was swift and -- mostly -- unified.

LeBron James, Jared Sullinger, Jalen Rose and many more current and former pros came down hard against Rice:




But Chipper Jones, the former Atlanta Braves third baseman and future Hall of Famer, chimed in on Wednesday, and his reaction was quite unique.



It's hard to know what's more troubling -- that these things happened to Jones, or that he actually thinks what went on at Rutgers was acceptable. Times have changed, and telling players to "toughen up" after repeated incidents like these is simply not the answer.

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