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Osi Umenyiora wishes LeSean McCoy a happy Mother’s Day

While the rest of the United States spent Sunday spoiling mothers from coast to coast, New York Giants defensive end Osi Umenyiora took time out to wish a special someone a Happy Mother’s Day.

Happy Mothers Day Lesean Mccoy! Enjoy your special day!!

— Osi Umenyiora (@OsiUmenyiora) May 13, 2012

Why, you ask, would Umenyiora tweet those words to the starting back on the rival Philadelphia Eagles? Is he just that kind-hearted? Did he mean to wish McCoy’s mother a Happy Mother’s Day?

You’ll recall this is the same guy who called McCoy a “Chihuahua” and “Lady Gaga” after McCoy said Umenyiora was “overrated n soft” on Twitter last June. Umenyiora has referred to McCoy as “she” ever since.

It’s only May and things are already getting feisty between the Giants and Eagles. Circle that Sept. 30 matchup at Lincoln Financial Field!

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Matt Brooks is the high school sports editor for The Washington Post. He's an Arlington native and longtime District resident and was previously a high school sports reporter, editor for several blogs and Early Lead contributor with The Post.

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