You have a monkey problem.:rotfl:
We ALL came from monkeys. Not the ones still swinging in the trees, but creatures, if they were alive today, nobody would have trouble calling a monkey. In fact phylogenetically we are ALL STILL monkeys. But nobody alive today is any closer to monkeys than anyone else.What is offensive about a black athlete appearing alongside a monkey? You don't think she came from a monkey-like being do you? When you see her, do you think of monkey?
More than likely, all of our human ancestors had dark skin. So racism is really stupid, because if you go back far enough, everyone was black and everyone is ultimately from Africa.
The network apologized because the juxtaposition was unfortunate although not intended and networks are often very sensitive to even the appearance of doing something wrong.