Russell Wilson attends The Players' Tribune Launch Party - www.theplayerstribune.com at Canoe Studios on February 14, 2015 in New York City

Russell Wilson attends The Players’ Tribune Launch Party  at Canoe Studios on February 14, 2015 in New York City

*Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson informed folks via Twitter that he caught an early screening of the risqué “50 Shades of Grey,” and all hell broke loose among his Christian followers.

The 26-year-old, who has been vocal about the importance of his religious beliefs, even called the sex-heavy movie “a great film.”

His Christian fans immediately went in, expressing shock that a self-professed Christian would entertain a film like this: 

After enough of these, Wilson responded:

 

His teammate Jon Ryan eventually chimed in to put this all in perspective: