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NEW YORK (CNN) - NBC Sportscaster Bob Costas is speaking about controversial comments he made on-air about gun control.

Following thesuicide last week of Kansas City Chief linebacker Jovan Belcher after he shot and killed his girlfriend, Costasmade a plea for gun control during half-time of NBC's "Sunday Night Football."

Costas sat down with CNN's Piers Morgan to talk about the need for better gun restrictions in the NFL.

Click the video player above to hear part of Costas' conversation.

You can see the full interview on "Piers Morgan Tonight" beginning at 8 p.m. CST.

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