The head of the NFL Players Association has a simple suggestion for whatever team was responsible for out of bounds questions to Derrius Guice: ban them from the NFL combine.
NFLPA director DeMaurice Smith shared his position in an interview Thursday morning, according to a report from USA Today.
“The question is inappropriate. Questions along these lines are always inappropriate,” Smith told Pro Football Talk after the former LSU standout revealed he was asked whether he was gay, as well as if his mother "sells herself."
The comments were first reported by Pro Football Talk after Guice relayed the experience in an interview on SiriusXM NFL Radio.
Former LSU star running back Derrius Guice said Wednesday night on SiriusXM NFL Radio that NFL teams asked him at the Scouting Combine if he l…
"It was pretty crazy," Guice said. "Some people are really trying to get in your head and test your reaction. ... I go in one room, and a team will ask me do I like men, just to see my reaction. I go in another room, they’ll try to bring up one of my family members or something and tell me, 'Hey, I heard your mom sells herself. How do you feel about that?’ "
It remains unclear which team's representative asked the questions, but an NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy said the league is investigating the "completely inappropriate" questions, according to the USA Today report.
Incidents involving similar questions to other players including Dallas Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant and New York Giants cornerback Eli Apple have made waves in previous years.
For the full report from USA Today, click here.