Failure appears to be like good on Tyler Cameron.
The former Bachelorette contestant shared a steamy shirtless photograph on Instagram Thursday, joking about his “failed football career” — he performed tight finish at Florida Atlantic University and was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens earlier than a shoulder harm derailed his NFL profession — and several other of his fellow Bachelor Nation alums couldn’t assist however ogle at his spectacular abs within the feedback part.
“This is what a failed football career looks like…” Cameron, 26, wrote within the caption for the photograph, which was taken by photographer Natalie Kogan for the Robb Report. In the snap, Cameron stands in entrance of an out of doors mist machine sporting black pants.
He appears to be like like he’s about to placed on — or simply completed taking off — a cable-knit sweater.
Of course, Cameron isn’t the one member of Bachelor Nation with an athletic previous, however his fellow “failed” athletes had been impressed with his maintained physique.
“Weird… that’s not what mine looks like. WTF” former Bachelor Colton Underwood commented on the photograph.
Underwood, 27, performed tight finish at Illinois State University, and whereas he by no means performed a sport within the NFL, he frolicked on the observe squads of the San Diego Chargers, Philadelphia Eagles and Oakland Raiders.
This is what a failed football career looks like… . . . Another shot from the fall edition of the @robbreport by the most amazing @nataliekogan
A post shared by Tyler Cameron (@tylerjcameron3) on Oct 17, 2019 at 2:23pm PDT
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Clay Harbor, who just lately defended his NFL profession after ex Nicole Lopez-Alvar stated he “failed” on the skilled sport on Instagram, was capable of make gentle of it now. The former New Orleans Saints participant commented twice on Cameron’s publish, writing, “,” and “I want my “failed football career” seemed like that .”
Dylan Barbour, who ended Bachelor in Paradise engaged to Hannah Godwin, was left speechless by his pal’s photograph. “I’ve honestly got 0 words,” he wrote in a remark.
Tia Booth — who’s just lately single — additionally appeared puzzled upon seeing the photograph. “Oh…” she wrote.
The commentary didn’t cease there, although. Mike Johnson, who was on Hannah Brown‘s season of The Bachelorette with Cameron, wrote, “Well rattling! I need to fail ,” and Bachelor Nation host Chris Harrison‘s girlfriend Lauren Zima joked, “This looks like a really ineffective shower.”
“A girl sitting next to me right now on a plane just pulled up this picture and screamed,” Bachelorette veteran Connor Saeli added, joking, “almost had make to make an emergency landing.”
Cameron garnered loads of consideration from outdoors the Bachelor bubble, too.
Houston Texans operating again Gregory Howell commented, “Do you even carry bro?” and Greg Joseph, a fellow FAU soccer alum, added, “Wtf I’ve got a failed football career too and I can honestly say I look nothing like that.”
The snap even caught the attention of Andy Cohen, who wrote, “More of this.”
While Cameron’s soccer days could be behind him, he’s nonetheless as athletic as ever. He just lately accomplished the Chicago Marathon and can also be set to run the New York City Marathon in November.
Cameron just lately informed PEOPLE that his new pastime is a far cry from the kind of train he’s used to.
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“So prior to this, I was always running sprints. Football was all about sprinting and lifting heavy weights and getting as strong as you can be,” he defined, saying that when he first set his sights on operating marathons, he “had a hard time with running two miles.”
Let’s move this Monday!
A post shared by Tyler Cameron (@tylerjcameron3) on Aug 26, 2019 at 11:01am PDT
“But just being consistent and persistent with what I was doing, I was able to grow and grow and grow, and it’s amazing if you just stay consistent with something that you’re doing, how much you can improve just repeating it and just staying dedicated to what you’re doing,” he stated.
After first being impressed to run as a method to hold his household shifting throughout his dad’s sickness, Cameron stated now it helps him clear his thoughts, and loves seeing enhancements in his operating.
“It keeps you wanting to do more and more and more,” he stated. “So it’s been a whole new world I never thought I would enjoy that I truly love and enjoy doing now.”