Bryan Altman, CBS Local Sports
With all of the negativity that surrounds not only social media, but also profession athletes from time to time, it was a beautiful day on both accounts as athletes took to Twitter to thank their mothers for being there for them through it all. Let’s take a look at some of the messages our favorite athletes and organizations sent to the most important women in their lives on Mother’s Day this year.
Happy Mothers Day to the most important moms in my life, thankful and blessed to have yal! I love you both so much! pic.twitter.com/yQt2MuZuj4— Roman Harper (@Harp41) May 10, 2015
Happy Mothers Day ta this one of a kind lovely lady right hea!!! 😘 https://t.co/G7sdP2yoB1— Jamie Collins (@j_collins91) May 10, 2015
James Harrison might be one of the most feared linebackers in all of football, but he still has a major soft spot for his mother.
I'll say the same thing every year cause I mean it and we need more like her! Happy Mothers Day to… https://t.co/ZqylnwwyHu— James Harrison (@jharrison9292) May 10, 2015
The NHL Playoffs are in full swing, but remembering the hockey moms that got up every morning to take their kids to practice was just as important as any playoff game.
Happy Mother's Day! pic.twitter.com/HGyH7slRch— NHL (@NHL) May 10, 2015
Happy Mothers Day, Rip City! pic.twitter.com/rpKJozVsqU— Portland Trail Blazers (@trailblazers) May 10, 2015
HAPPY MOTHER'S DAY TO MY ROCK, ANGEL AND #1 SUPPORTER BARBARA BONNER! YOU'RE TRULY THE BEST MOM IN THE WORLD! HAPPY MOTHERS DAY TO ALL MOMS!— LeGarrette Blount (@LG_Blount) May 10, 2015
Mom I love you with all my heart and I wouldn't be here today with out you! Happy Mothers Day!… https://t.co/gNQE0Yj9fh— Colin Kaepernick (@Kaepernick7) May 10, 2015
Richard Sherman may talk tough on the field, but it was all love off of it today.
Happy Mothers Day to all the Wonderful mothers of the world! Today is your day..— Richard Sherman (@RSherman_25) May 10, 2015
Athletes, actors and everyone in between celebrated their mothers on this day, reminding all of us once more what’s really important. So happy Mother’s Day everyone, enjoy the sports day and try to spend some quality time with mom while watching all of the awesome action.