The Player's Tribune has been churning out awesome content since its launch and now the by-the-players, for-the-fans website is launching a live series on Twitter, called "#Verified".
The show is due out in the coming months and will feature pro athletes, including Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver A.J. Green, who is expected to be a regular on the show, according to Business Insider.
For athletes like Cincinnati Bengals' star wide receiver A.J. Green, expected to be a "regular interview," the show offers players yet another opportunity to deliver their message without going through traditional media.
"The biggest thing for being an athlete is the fans can hear our voice, not be able to hear it through the media, or just not being filtered through the media," Green told Business Insider. "I think that's the biggest thing. You can hear straight out of our mouth, no filter allowed."
Green, who said he felt the idea of The Players' Tribune was "a long time coming," said working with more traditional media can be frustrating, at times.
Green is a relatively quiet guy who shies away from public attention, so it should be pretty exciting to see what he reveals on #Verified. Green, always a good guy, admitted that a part of why he doesn’t always like dealing with the media is because he doesn’t want to throw his teammates under the bus after losses.
Reporters "got a job to do, so I understand their questions," Green said via Business Insider. "The biggest thing for me is just don't try to get us to throw our teammates under the bus. … Not putting us in a situation like that where I have to say anything bad about my teammates."
Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman and Minnesota Timberwolves big man Karl-Anthony Towns are also expected to be regular interviews on the show, and Green says they're expecting some "crazy questions" from the fans, as the show will be live on Twitter.
The show will be a can’t-miss for Bengals fans whenever Green is making an appearance.