He has missed the entire season but Washington Redskins linebacker Junior Galette has shown his team loyalty with a new Redskins tattoo!
Linebacker for the Washington Redskins, Junior Galette, hasn't seen much game time in recent months after being sidelined with a torn Achilles but he's on the road recovery and is coming back with some new ink. Galette's new tattoos has been spotted a few times over the last couple of weeks and is a bold design that show his team loyalty. Yep, Galette got a Redskins logo tattoo on his upper right arm!!
An iconic symbol in NFL history the Redskins badge is known across the world and is synonymous with one of American football's greatest and most popular teams. Galette now proudly wears that symbol on his skin!
Galette only joined the Redskins back in July on a one-year contract but missed the entire 2015 season with his Achilles injury. Previously a player for the New Orleans Saints Galette spent five years with Saints and showed the same tattoo loyalty to them by getting the Saints badge tattooed on his other arm. Galette's Saints tattoo is a reminder of his early NFL years and he has no intention of removing it.
“I’m not going to erase it. It’s part of the journey. It was the best five years of my life to date. Now this right here will hopefully be the next five years, Lord willing, of my career.”
If Galette's Saints tattoo is a symbol of his NFL beginnings then his Redskins ink is surely a symbol of his future, a future which Galette is determined to make with the Washington Redskins!
“I’m going to be here...I’m not going anywhere. I’m here. I’m addicted to the facility, the coaches. Obviously, I’ll have a little break. But I’m going to be here at this facility. This is my home, and I’m claiming it.”
Galette's tattoos are a fitting tribute to the two teams he has had the honor of representing and ensure he'll carry the memories of them with him for the rest of his life. What do you think of Galette's new Redskins tattoo, good or bad?