Sapp apologizes to Strahan

Warren Sapp says he's apologized to Michael Strahan for his criticism of the newly-minted Pro Football Hall of Fame selection.

"I hugged him and wouldn't let him go," Sapp said Sunday on NFL Network. "I said, 'Please forgive me.' I said, 'Dumb Lex Luthor came to the city of Gotham and pulled Superman's cape. How foolish could I have been, my man? Please forgive me.'

"If he tells the story any different, he's lying to you, America, because I sure did apologize. I'm going to beg for forgiveness because there's a party in Canton, and I promise you, I'm not going to miss it."

Strahan is a deserving choice.

The former New York Giants defensive end has 141.5 career sacks, setting a single-season record wtih 22.5 sacks during the 2011 season.

A Hall of Fame selection himself, Sapp ripped Strahan on Tuesday.

"I don't think his r

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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