Monday is Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Below are a few tweets from various current and former NFL players as they reflect on King's legacy:
- Twitter @NFL
MLK stood for equality, sacrificed for us and assassinated out of hate and the fear of change. Ask yourself are u standing up anything?TRUTH — Deion Sanders (@DeionSanders) January 16, 2012
Happy birthday MLK he is definitely the reason I get to do what I love to do
— Roddy White (@roddywhiteTV) [January
Very grateful for what #MLK has done for the world.Able to have opportunities and live the way we should.Very gracious for the stand he took
— DeMarco Murray (@DeMarcoMurray) [January
Tomorrow remember the man who with God's help is a huge reason we're united as a people today. Dr. Martin Luther King!!
— Gerald McCoy (@Geraldini93) [January 15,
Happy MLK day. Love, live and laugh. Enjoy everyday like its your last bc tomorrow isn't promised. Love!
— Emmanuel Sanders (@E_Sanders88) [January 16,
Thank you Dr. King for everything you stand for and for your legacy to carry on within us today. We hope to make you proud.
— Anquan Boldin (@AnquanBoldin) [January
Happy Dr. Martin Luther King Day. We r living in some of the visions the Lord gave him many yrs ago!!
— Brian Dawkins (@BrianDawkins) [January