In the clip, the UK native opens up about his "personal journey" and confirms that he's dated both men and women, adding that he will not be labeling himself as gay, straight or bisexual:
"I've had girlfriends that I've loved, and they've been amazing periods of my life, but I've also had boyfriends, and I just want you to know that whether I decide to be with a girl next, or be with a guy next, that it's because I love them. So yeah, there it is. I've not changed, I'm still me, I'm still the same person I've always been, I'm just becoming a little bit less scared of being myself, and that makes me quite happy."
But regardless of the speculation, it is clear the late athlete did have a very close relationship with the 22-year-old, who he spent the past four years with behind bars at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley, Massachusetts.
Kennedy, who is no longer on suicide watch and is reported to be the last person to see Hernandez before he hung himself in his cell, reacted to the death of his pal in a statement to RadarOnline.com, saying: