New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram and three teammates said on Monday that they were denied entry to a London club for being "too urban."
Ingram, who won the Heisman Trophy as a member of Alabama, said on Twitter that he had a reserved table at Cirque le Soir, a circus-themed spot in Soho. He, along with Sterling Moore, Vonn Bell, B.W. Webb, and two others, were reportedly denied entry.
HOUSTON, TX - FEBRUARY 04: Mark Ingram #22 of the New Orleans Saints watches the fights during the UFC Fight Night event at the Toyota Center on February 4, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)
ATHENS, GA - SEPTEMBER 27: Running back Mark Ingram #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide and linebacker Darryl Gamble #50 of the Georgia Bulldogs look up to the official after Ingram crossed the goal line for a touchdown in the first quarter at Sanford Stadium on September 27, 2008 in Athens, Georgia. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)
TUSCALOOSA, AL - NOVEMBER 29: Running back Mark Ingram #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide breaks away for a touchdown run in the third quarter against the Auburn Tigers at Bryant-Denny Stadium on November 29, 2008 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Alabama defeated Auburn 36-0. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)
ATLANTA - SEPTEMBER 05: Running back Mark Ingram #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide takes a handoff from quarterback Greg McElroy #12 against the Virginia Tech Hokies during the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game at Georgia Dome on September 5, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
AUBURN, AL - NOVEMBER 27: Mark Ingram #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide against the Auburn Tigers at Jordan-Hare Stadium on November 27, 2009 in Auburn, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
ATLANTA - DECEMBER 5: Mark Ingram #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after he scored a 7-yard rushing touchdown in the first quarter against the Florida Gators during the SEC Championship game at Georgia Dome on December 5, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - DECEMBER 12: Running back Mark Ingram #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide speaks after being named the 75th Heisman Trophy winner at the Nokia theater Times Square on December 12, 2009 in New York City. NOTE TO USER: Photographer approval needed for all Commercial License requests. (Photo by Kelly Kline/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 07: Running back Mark Ingram #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide runs with the ball against the Texas Longhorns during the Citi BCS National Championship game at the Rose Bowl on January 7, 2010 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 07: Running back Mark Ingram #22 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates with the BCS Championship trophy after winning the Citi BCS National Championship game over the Texas Longhorns at the Rose Bowl on January 7, 2010 in Pasadena, California. The Crimson Tide defeated the Longhorns 37-21. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON - MARCH 08: U.S. President Barack Obama (L) hugs Heisman Trophy winner and running back Mark Ingram (R) during an East Room event to host members of the Alabama Crimson Tide March 8, 2010 at the White House in Washington, DC. Obama welcomed the 2009 BCS Champion to honor its 13th championship and an undefeated season. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
DETROIT - MAY 30: 2009 Heisman Trophy winner Mark Ingram waves to the crowd before throwing out the first pitch of the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Oakland Athletics at Comerica Park on May 30, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the A's 10-2. (Photo by Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
September 18, 2010: Alabama running back #22 Mark Ingram is all smiles during the Alabama Crimson Tide's 62-13 win over the Duke Blue Devils at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, NC. (Photo by Sean Meyers/Icon SMI/Icon Sport Media via Getty Images)
Alabama lineman David Ross, left, celebrates with running back Mark Ingram after Alabama defeated Michigan State 49-7 in the Capital One Bowl in Orlando, Florida, Saturday, January 1, 2011. (Photo by Jacob Langston/Orlando Sentinel/MCT via Getty Images)
METAIRE, LA - CIRCA 2011: In this handout image provided by the NFL, Mark Ingram of the New Orleans Saints poses for his NFL headshot circa 2011 in Metairie, Louisiana. (Photo by NFL via Getty Images)
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 25: Mark Ingram of Alabama answers questions during a media session at the 2011 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 25, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
JACKSONVILLE, FL - OCTOBER 02: Running back Mark Ingram #28 of the New Orleans Saints looks on during a NFL game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at EverBank Field on October 2, 2011 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Ronald C. Modra/Sports Imagery/Getty Images)
TAMPA, FL - OCTOBER 16: Running back Mark Ingram #28 of the New Orleans Saints runs for a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers October 16, 2011 at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
NEW ORLEANS, LA - FEBRUARY 10: New Orleans Saints NFL Running Back Mark Ingram Jr rides in the 2013 Krewe of Bacchus Mardi Gras Parade on February 10, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Skip Bolen/Getty Images)
NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 15: Mark Ingram #22 of the New Orleans Saints runs with the ball during a preseason game against the Tennessee Titans at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on August 15, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)
NEW ORLEANS, LA - NOVEMBER 24: Mark Ingram #22 of the New Orleans Saints takes the field prior to a game against the Baltimore Ravens at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on November 24, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - MARCH 18: Heisman Trophy winner and New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram speaks during an event at 101 Constitution Avenue with the National Bankers Association, Visa, and NFL players, to educate teens about financial responsibility, March 18, 2015. At the event, teens and NFL athletes Ingram and Detroit Lions wide receiver Ryan Broyles, played 'Financial Football,' a free educational video game that incorporates football and questions about money management. (Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)
CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 27: Mark Ingram #22 of the New Orleans Saints rushes for a touchdown against Josh Norman #24 of the Carolina Panthers in the first quarter during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 27, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
26 September 2016: New Orleans Saints Running Back Mark Ingram (22) runs the ball during a game against the Atlanta Falcons at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, LA. (Photo by Tyler Kaufman/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
NEW ORLEANS, LA - DECEMBER 24: Mark Ingram #22 of the New Orleans Saints reacts after a touchdown against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on December 24, 2016 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)
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The Saints play the Dolphins in London this season. Ingram said the incident wouldn't affect his excitement for the game, or his affection for the country.
Nonetheless we all can't wait to play out here @NFLUK next season!!! Gonna be crazy experience and I'm excited about it! I ❤️ England!