The Daily Grind Video

What really made Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman super-hype in his post-championship game interview on Sunday?

Well, he told the media it stemmed from an offseason beef between he and San Francisco 49er Michael Crabtree that he tried to rectify on the field. When he approached Crabtree to congratulate him, Sherman said he was pushed in the face.

Skeptics won’t just let that be the reason, but new audio from Inside the NFL is about to put everything to rest. Turns out both players were mic’d up…

And this is what really happened:

See. He’s not lying. And he also has the support of a pretty reputable sports player who is  clearly Team Sherman:

Now, can we let this man get back to his life?