49ers' Anthony Davis Says He Asked Manti Te'o About His Imaginary Girlfriend

Kyle Newport@@KyleNewportFeatured ColumnistDecember 22, 2014

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Before the 2013 NFL draft, everyone wondered how the NFL would handle Manti Te'o and the hoax that was his fake girlfriend, Lennay Kekua. There hasn't been much made about that situation since the San Diego Chargers drafted the linebacker, but an opponent apparently brought it up this weekend.

San Francisco 49ers offensive tackle Anthony Davis tweeted Sunday that he got Te'o mad by asking about Kekua during Saturday's game, which San Diego won 38-35 in overtime after overcoming a 21-0 deficit:

Update from Tuesday, Dec. 23

Te'o spoke about the matter on Monday.

"I got harassed a few times last year (on the field). I expected that. But this year?" Te'o said, per U-T San Diego's Michael Gehlken"I told him, 'Find a new joke.'"

--End of Update--

This is why every NFL player needs to be mic'd up during games. Footage of this exchange would be priceless.

[Anthony Davis]

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