Houston-20 The day before the 22nd NFL draft begins Texans Left tackle Laremy Thunsil He tweeted that he was trying to overcome the draft night incident by creating a non-fungible token (NFT) for his “infamous gas mask video.”
Just before the draft started in 2016, a video of him smoking marijuana from a gas mask was posted on his Twitter account.Projected as the draft’s top offensive tackle, Tunsil slipped down the draft board and was finally drafted. Miami Dolphins At the 13th pick.
Tunsil later told NFL Network analyst Deion Sanders that his Twitter account had been hacked.
“Man, that was a mistake,” Thunsil said then. “As you know, it happened many years ago. As I said before, someone hacked my Twitter account. That’s the way it got in. It’s just a crazy world. What. It happens because of
Tunsil Tweet Part of the proceeds from the 1 of 1 NFT will benefit the final prisoner project to help those imprisoned for cannabis crimes.
“I’m excited to look to the future. To all who supported me on the night of the draft, to those who supported my journey, and to those who will continue to support me. I am grateful!” Tunsil tweeted..
Tunsil was traded to the Houston Texans in August 2019 in exchange for a package containing the two first draft topics. In 2020 He signed a $ 66 million extension for three years With the Texans including a guaranteed $ 50 million.