The reaction to Dwayne Haskins’ death from around the football world first appeared on www.bloggingbigblue.com.
Former Washington Commanders quarterback Dwayne Haskins was killed when he was hit by a car in South Florida on Saturday, devastating news for the NFL. The 24-year-old worked out with fellow Steelers’ quarterbacks, running backs, and wide receivers in preparation for the 2022 season.
In a tweet, Washington Commanders team president Jason Wright said, “Dwayne was a young guy of tremendous intellect who cared greatly about his loved ones & the planet.”
“As we mourn the man’s death and the influence he was poised to have on society with his unique abilities, we pray for his wife, parents, and all who knew him. May the bitterness of dying be softened by grace.”
Many people reacted to the news of Haskins’ death, including Wright. In addition, players from all over the NFL expressed their sorrow on Twitter, extending condolences to the Haskins family.
RIP Dwayne Haskins.. heartbreaking… Prayers to his family & loved ones.
Love yours while they’re here!
— Kyler Murray (@K1) April 9, 2022
Tell YOUR loved ONEs…. tHAT YOU LOVE THEM!!! ❤️
Life is so short!! Rip Dwayne Haskins!
— Joe Haden (@joehaden23) April 9, 2022
Man dude I was just talking about how much life was still left to live and woke up to the terrible news of Dwayne Haskins. Gone way too soon. Literally the same age. Life is way too short. RIP
— Noah Fant (@nrfant) April 9, 2022
Omg… My Condolences Go Out To Dwayne Haskins & His Family🙏🏼😔
— 🦅MaddMaxx🦅 (@CrosbyMaxx) April 9, 2022
Remember that life is precious..each breath is precious. Prayers to the Haskins family. 🤎
— CJ Uzomah (@cj_uzomah) April 9, 2022
Praying for the the Haskins family & all of his loved ones.. gone way too soon 🙏🏽
— Christian Kirk (@ckirk) April 9, 2022
Praying to the Family.. Tell your ppl you love them ❤️
— Antonio Gibson 👑💯 (@AntonioGibson14) April 9, 2022
The world lost a great person today. When Dwayne first walked into the locker room I could tell he was an upbeat guy. He was always making people smile, never taking life for granted. His impact on me will last a forever.
— TJ Watt (@_TJWatt) April 9, 2022
Lost for words ……
— Ty Hill (@cheetah) April 9, 2022
Damn RIP D Haskins . Wild
— Tony Jefferson II (@_tonyjefferson) April 9, 2022
Sending prayers to the Haskins family 🙏🏼🕊
— Joshua Ball (@joshball515) April 9, 2022
My Lord… prayers for Dwayne’s family 🙏🏽
— Damien Harris (@DHx34) April 9, 2022
Statement from head coach Ron Rivera pic.twitter.com/tVBLva7Dsd
— Washington Commanders (@Commanders) April 9, 2022
Tough to find the words… you will be missed pic.twitter.com/x9bNzmRvCv
— Joey Burrow (@JoeyB) April 9, 2022
Heartbroken to hear of the loss of Dwayne Haskins Jr. My thoughts and prayers go out to his incredible family. One of the greatest QB’s in Ohio State history, but an even better son, teammate, and friend. God Bless!! pic.twitter.com/lM9Z8LzMhe
— Urban Meyer (@CoachUrbanMeyer) April 9, 2022