Aaron Hernandez featured in 2014 Florida Gators calendar
|07.01.14 at 1:03 pm ET|
Fans of the Florida Gators turning their calendars to the month of July today may be in for a bit of a surprise when they see who is the featured picture — Aaron Hernandez.
— Jimi Kunkel (@JimiKunkel) June 30, 2014
The official Florida Gators football Twitter account responded to questions of the legitimacy of the photo, so it would seem to imply the calendar is in fact real. Also, a University of Florida spokesman told Fox News the school approved the calendar last spring and the calendar is just one of thousands of Gators-related merchandise the school reviews.
@OurTwoBits these projects are typically approved over a year in advance, so likely was approved spring of 2013
— GatorZone Football (@GatorZoneFB) June 30, 2014
Hernandez was charged with the murder of Odin Lloyd on June 26, 2013 was indicted on two counts of first-degree murder related to a 2012 double homicide on May 15, 2014.