But Hardy doesn’t seem fazed by the negative attention. The defensive end took to social media Monday to post a message to all the naysayers. The original Instagram post has since been deleted, but Brandon George of the Dallas Morning News transcribed it as follows:
"I don’t Care If U Like Me, I Like Me and God knows all so I pray he Blesses America, The Cowboys and no place else #happy to have an opportunity #WorkLikeUAlwaysDo#Harder#Hardy#sackscoming#goodmorning all real Kraken fans I love u guys."
The original tweet that accompanied the Instagram post is still posted for the time being.
I don't Care If U Like Me, I Like Me and God knows all so I pray he Blesses America, The Cowboys and… https://t.co/15WwdiHkFn