And some of you always thought Martellus Bennett was just some mercurial guy, who just happened to make it to the NFL.

For years, especially during his early days with the Dallas Cowboys, Martellus Bennett was known more for his goofy antics than catching touchdowns or speaking deeply about social issues.

With age, maturity and a Super Bowl ring comes growth and perspective, so after the New England Patriots’ Super Bowl parade, Bennett took to Twitter to share some wisdom and inspire others.

Bennett went hard in the paint, breaking down why he thinks the way he does, how he’s more than an athlete and most importantly, he’s still a black man first.




















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