You knew it was coming, didn’t you?

Just add the elements together.

A buff NFL tight end + a bad boy, for sure + females who find the latter elements irresistible…

Former NFL Tight End Aaron Hernandez, Jailed and Accused of Murder, Is Object of Twitter Lust

Then of the New England Patriots, Aaron Hernandez kneels on the field during NFL football practice. (Credit: AP)

And the sum is a growing number of tweets declaring burning (and to this point, apparently unrequited) lust for Aaron Hernandez, despite the fact that he’s been cut from the New England Patriots and wallowing in the slammer as a murder suspect.

Warning: a little rough language is sprinkled here and there among the following poetic overtures:

Former NFL Tight End Aaron Hernandez, Jailed and Accused of Murder, Is Object of Twitter Lust

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

Former NFL Tight End Aaron Hernandez, Jailed and Accused of Murder, Is Object of Twitter Lust

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

Former NFL Tight End Aaron Hernandez, Jailed and Accused of Murder, Is Object of Twitter Lust

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

Former NFL Tight End Aaron Hernandez, Jailed and Accused of Murder, Is Object of Twitter Lust

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

Former NFL Tight End Aaron Hernandez, Jailed and Accused of Murder, Is Object of Twitter Lust

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

Former NFL Tight End Aaron Hernandez, Jailed and Accused of Murder, Is Object of Twitter Lust

(Credit: Twitter via Twitchy)

You may recall that there was an outpouring of aggressively sympathetic Twitter posts for the Boston Marathon bombing suspects shortly after the incident. Jury’s still out regarding what to name the digital phenomenon…

(H/T: Twitchy)