Why NFL Star Martellus Bennett Calls Himself 'The Black Unicorn'

The New England Patriots tight end has made a business of embracing fun and creativity.

New England Patriots tight end Martellus Bennett has likened his unique playing style to being a "black unicorn." It is a fitting description of his style off the field as well.

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Bennett is one of a kind for sure -- funny, easygoing and much more chill than you'd expect from a man who runs over opponents for a living. He takes his job seriously (as those watching his Sunday touchdown reception know) and in the off-season, has built a business that embraces his creative and whimsical spirit.

Watch the above video and learn about his passion for books, animation and totally made-up words.

 
Edition: December 2016

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