Speaking from the family home in Cordova, Tennessee, Wayne Dowdle, 63 said: 'I just know that the comments made are not true.
I grew up in a wonderful and loving home in Southern California.Hell, even Pastor Steven Anderson is probably thinking, “Whoa, whoa, whoa. ”But it still makes me feel dirty that I have to share a planet with someone like her.***Update***: There’s reason to believe this may be satire, since some of her other blog posts are equally over the top, and the blog only began a couple of weeks ago. My parents hated my husband the first time they met him.Eighteen-year-old high school senior Allie Dowdle took the drastic action last week, writing online that her parents were 'no longer supporting' her future.She wrote that they were instead 'stripping' her of all her resources, including her personal savings, car, phone and education, leaving her to pay for her college tuition after learning that she is dating 20-year-old Michael Swift.Now, speaking exclusively to Daily from Swift's family home in Collierville, Tennessee, Michael's father, also Michael, 42, said: 'We are supporting her.'Swift, a former NFL player whose career saw him play cornerback for the San Diego Chargers, Carolina Panthers and Jacksonville Jaguars declined to comment further on his son's year long relationship with Allie or the rift that has seen it thrust into the public eye.