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NFL rookie to ESPN: Where are the fat guys?

  • A.J. Francis: 'I'm fat and sexy and i'm not alone in that'
  • Francis weighs 309 lbs, wants to be in ESPN's 'Body Issue'
NFL rookie to ESPN: Where are the fat guys?

One NFL rookie wants to "super-size" ESPN The Magazine's "Body Issue" which is on stands today.

A.J. Francis stands 6 foot, 5 inches tall and weighs 309 pounds.

He played at Maryland and was drafted by the Miami Dolphins this past April.

He started this conversation with a message on twitter:

That message was followed by:

And when one of his followers told him to "find chill" A.J. replied:

Does he have a point?

Is it time the “Body Issue” allows bigger people to bare it all?

Sound off in the comments below. We may use some of your replies on HLN.

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