Redskins Players React to Boston Marathon Tragedy
LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — Like most Americans, members of the Washington Redskins were shocked and saddened to learn of the bombings that tragically rocked the Boston Marathon, leaving three dead and more than 100 injured Monday afternoon.
The team was in the middle of its first day of offseason workouts when the blasts occurred.
Many players offered their thoughts and prayers to all involved. Others, including Robert Griffin III, were simply baffled by the ‘craziness’ of it all.
Some players tweeted their thoughts, a collection of which follows:
My heart goes out to everyone effected today in Boston—
Stephen Bowen (@stevebo72) April 16, 2013
Thoughts and prayers to victims and their families.—
Tony Pashos (@BigGreek79) April 15, 2013
Everyone send your prayers up to all those who were affected by the explosions in Boston—
DeJon Gomes (@D_Gomes24) April 15, 2013