Titans WR Tajae Sharpe called assault allegations stemming from an incident in April a “blatant money grab“, while he and teammate G Sebastian Tretola, who was also involved, filed counter claims against their accuser.
“This is, sadly, part of the business, and being a paid professional athlete,” Sharpe said, via John Glennon of FanRag Sports Network. “Everybody wants to get their hands on you. Everybody wants to be around you. So you have to kind of watch certain things you do, moves you make.