Burnett denies insulting Gonzalez

Updated: February 7, 2014, 5:10 PM ET
By Rob Demovsky | ESPN.com

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers safety Morgan Burnett said he did not trash-talk or insult Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez when the teams met at Lambeau Field on Dec. 8.

In a story that appeared in the latest edition of ESPN The Magazine, the future Hall of Famer said part of the reason he decided to retire rather than return to Atlanta was because none of his teammates came to his defense after Burnett yelled at him, "F--- you! You ain't s---!" 

Burnett, though, ...

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