Twelve years ago today, our lives changed. To remember those who were lost and those who protected on 9/11, Big Ten athletes – both current and former – took to social media to express their sorrow and appreciation. See some of the tweets in this post.
Prayers goes out to all those who lost love ones on 9/11. Today will never be forgotten. #USA
— Roy Roundtree (@WRTreezy) September 11, 2013
9-11 prayers go out to all impacted by the attacks on this day all those years ago. Thanks to all our men & women of service #THANKYOU
— LaVar Leap Arrington (@LaVarArrington) September 11, 2013
Praying for all who were affected by 9/11. #StayEncouraged
— Russell Wilson (@DangeRussWilson) September 11, 2013
Blessed… 9/11 b thankful because anything can happen
— Ralph LaurenLIP (@Tony_Lippett14) September 11, 2013
9/11 a day we will always honor and never forget! Much respect to those who had to witness this tragic event first hand!
— Devin Smith (@dsmithosu) September 11, 2013
Today I will honor the people who sacrificed their lives during the tragic events of 9/11/2001.Including my Uncle, firefighter William Henry
— Corey Lewis (@clewis70) September 11, 2013
September 11th is a day that will always be close to America's hearts. Value your love ones and value our Freedom.
— Vontae Davis (@VontaeDavis23) September 11, 2013
Everyone please take a moment to say a prayer for thise that passed on this day years ago
— Bruce V Gaston Jr (@Bnasty90) September 11, 2013
12 years ago we were attacked without warning, they hit us hard but we remained strong and resilient to bring justice. Never forget #9/11 🇺🇸
— Nick Hill (@NickHill_20) September 11, 2013
Take a second remember and pray for our nation and those who's families were lost in 9-11-01 #USA
— Marvin McNutt (@McNutt7wr) September 11, 2013
Must we never forget the events that took place 12 years ago! Join the nation in a moment of silence this morning to remember those we lost!
— AQ Shipley (@aqshipley) September 11, 2013
9/11 #NeverForget 12 years ago today. Value our freedom and God Bless the USA!
— Corey Liuget (@CoreyLiuget) September 11, 2013
— Zach Potter (@ZachPotterTE) September 11, 2013
Never forget the great display of selflessness on 9/11.
— Larry Caper II (@Lcaper_22) September 11, 2013
— Mitch king (@Mitchking47) September 11, 2013
— Dhani Jones (@DhaniJones) September 11, 2013
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A photo posted by Austin Hollins (@aholli_20) on
This is a special day. A day that we will never forget! All the ones we lost and all the rescuers that risked their lives. We remember 911!!
— Tim Frazier (@psufraz23) September 11, 2013
Take a moment to remember those tragically lost and injured on September 11, 2001. #NeverForget
— Glenn Robinson III (@GRIII) September 11, 2013
Praying for all the families that lost family members, friends, etc on this day 12 years ago! #9/11
— Dj Richardson (@djrich32) September 11, 2013
We should all take a moment of silence for those who lost there lives on 9/11 let god be with those families always in our heart
— Caleb walker (@caymen25) September 11, 2013
— Drew Neitzel (@drewneitzel) September 11, 2013
Not American but I support the country I've been living in for 3 years. Thanks USA for keeping my family safe pic.twitter.com/uOaSS1wKOF
— Amedeo Della Valle (@Ame_DV_33) September 11, 2013