Broncos defensive end Shaun Phillips felt especially bad. He tweeted an apology to his 423,000 followers on Sunday night, but shared one text that lifted his spirits.
"Sorry I let you down," Phillips said in a text to his son Jaylen.
Sorry we let you guys down. Messages like this is the I my thing that make me feel better. pic.twitter.com/e6FTuzw7LC— Shaun Phillips (@ShaunPhillips95) February 3, 2014
"It's okay Daddy u r still my hero," Jaylen responded.
"Well at least we get to hang out now," Phillips wrote back.
[H/T USA Today]