Category: Brendon Ayanbadejo

Brendon Ayanbadejo Doesn’t Think his Activism Played a Role in his Release from Baltimore

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

One of the NFL's most vocal gay rights activists was released by his team earlier this month, causing many to wonder whether Brendon Ayanbadejo lost his job because of his outspokenness regarding controversial issues. But Ayanbadejo doesn't believe he was let go by the Super Bowl-champion Ravens for non-football reasons. Brendon ...

Chris Kluwe on Homophobia in the NFL: “You’re Talking About a Problem Here that is Not Going to Change Overnight.”

Monday, March 4th, 2013

Brendon Ayanbadejo. Scott Fujita. Connor Barwin. Domonique Foxworth. These NFL players have come out and tried to tackle the issue of homophobia in the NFL. The NFLPA is trying to do more to end homophobia in the NFL after Michigan standout Denard Robinson said he was asked about girls at the ...

Brendon Ayanbadejo Accepts Blame for “Gimmick” Tweet, Calls Joe Flacco the Best Quarterback in the NFL

Monday, January 21st, 2013

Brendon Ayanbadejo became the most hated man in Boston last week after sending out tweets talking about New England's "gimmick" offense. After he and his teammates shut down that Patriots' offense, shutting them out in the second half on Sunday, the Ravens' linebacker can put all of that behind him ...

Rob Ninkovich: Patriots Have Brushed Off Brendon Ayanbadejo’s Comments Regarding Their “Gimmick Offense”

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

Elite players always find ways to come up huge in big games. You can put Rob Ninkovich in that category. The Patriots linebacker came up with an important interception off Matt Schaub midway through the third quarter of a 41-28 win over the Texans. Before the Pats could even celebrate their ...

Tom Brady Doesn’t Seem Worried Despite the Loss of Rob Gronkowski

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

The New England Patriots cruised by the Houston Texans and into the AFC Championship Game, but the victory didn't come without a price. Running back Danny Woodhead was hurt but hasn't necessarily been ruled out for this weekend as this post was written, but more importantly the Pats lost stud ...