Simmons expressed support for free speech, but said the language was “inconsistent with AMU’s principles, values and beliefs.”
He said he hoped the team would “learn from this tragedy” and “continue to strive to be the best version of ourselves”.
Several FAMU players appear in the background of the video. The video is not the first time Richey’s work has involved the FAMU football program.
The Tallahassee, Florida native performed in the team’s homecoming game during the 2022 season.