What’s the proper pronunciation of Arik Gilbert’s first name?

It’s a simple enough question that has tripped up many, but at times, the star tight end hasn’t done himself any favors when it comes to clearing things up.

In fact, he’s been known to add to the confusion.

In a video posted below, Gilbert shares the proper pronunciation of his name but says both “Eric” and “ay-Reek” in the clip.

Check it out to clear up any confusion: