"To walk down a street and you come across that — things like that are usually in a museum or something like that. You can read the story, you can touch it," said Mr. Frye, who is black. "If it causes pain, if it takes your breath away — this is not an action movie. If you want that, go to the movies. Pay for it and sit down and watch the movie. That's my opinion and I can only speak for myself."
Oakland coach Tom Cable didn't rule out Gradkowski or Frye playing against the Cowboys but said the decision to sign Brennan was precautionary.