9/13/2016 4:40 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
Tennessee Titans linebacker Avery Williamson says he was conflicted about wearing special cleats to pay tribute to 9/11 victims … so he asked for advice from the man upstairs … and God told him to lace up.
As you’ve probably heard, Williamson said he was concerned about his cleats being a distraction — and even possibly earning him a fine from the NFL — and waffled about the footwear.
Check out the clip … Williamson explains how he prayed for an answer — and got one.
There’s more … Williamson also says he got love on Sunday from one of the people holding the American flag during the National Anthem — and it’s the kind of story that gives you the tingles.