Speaking with Katie Couric, Manti Te’o addressed rumors that this whole dead girlfriend hoax was all just a ploy to cover up his sexuality.
Couric shoots straight from the hip asking Te’o, “Are you gay?” to which the Notre Dame linebacker chuckles and says , “No. Far from it. Faaaar from it.”
And everyone laaaaaughed uncomfortably and Manti Te’o died a little more inside.