Paging the P.R. department. P.R. department to the apology desk.

As Twitchy reported on Monday, pro football player Ty Nsekhe ignited a social media firestorm after he took to Twitter to bash soldiers. “It doesn’t take much skill to kill someone,” he tweeted in response to a tweet noting that football players earn more money than soldiers.

Nsekhe deleted his tweet and followed up by insisting his comments weren’t meant “to demean” members of the military.

Try again.

Missing from Nsekhe’s tweets? The word “sorry.”

We’ll leave Ty with this: