WCVB called the mistake "unacceptable."
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The quarterback cited "personal family matters."
The former Patriots player was serving a life sentence in prison for murder.
The former NFL star is already serving a life sentence for an unrelated murder.
"It was two-on-one, he was part of the two," a prison official said of Hernandez to ABC News. The victim, beaten in his cell