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Riley Cooper's Grandma

He Made His Racist Bed

... He's Gotta Sleep In It

8/3/2013 7:15 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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N-word hurling Philadelphia Eagles player Riley Cooper isn't getting any sympathy from his own grandma -- who tells TMZ, Cooper screwed up big time ... and it's his mess to clean up.

Riley's Grandma Betty didn't make excuses when we spoke to her ... saying, "[Riley] brought it upon himself and he has to deal with the consequences."

As we reported, Cooper has already taken leave from the Eagles to pursue counseling after his n-word threat at a recent Kenny Chesney concert -- when he said he would fight "every n***er" at the show.

Grandma says Riley was raised in a good household that never condoned racism of any kind -- so she's surprised by his behavior, especially because she says he's never gotten into any kind of trouble before.

That said, Grandma Betty is optimistic about Riley's future, telling us it's good he's nipping this problem in the bud now before it gets any worse.

Granny B, everybody!

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Jordanfiend13    

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411 days ago
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RC    

I personally don't use the N word. It's not me. I don't care for people who do...whether they're famous or not. There is a double standard here. What about those musicians who use the term in their "songs"?

411 days ago
78.

Eli    

Who cares what stupid ¢hit every jerk says.

411 days ago
79.

Jennalyn    

Give this guy a break!!! Black people say it to each other all the time, besides, he was at a COUNTRY CONCERT, fair game!

410 days ago
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Lovejac23    

It's just too good to be true! Can't take my eyes off of you! He's so pretty! Hope he never goes to jail...

410 days ago
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