Respect David Tyree's convictions

He has the right to give voice to his opposition to same-sex marriage in New York

Originally Published: June 22, 2011
By Jemele Hill | ESPN.com

Known primarily for making an unforgettable catch, David Tyree lately has been speaking some pretty unforgettable words.

Tyree, whose catch in Super Bowl XLII is among the most amazing plays in NFL postseason history, has drawn widespread criticism for his strong opposition to gay marriage. The issue is a hot topic in New York, where the state legislature is currently considering whether to make New York the sixth state to legalize same-sex marriage.

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