Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has reacted to the tragic death of his former backup quarterback, Tarvaris Jackson.
The former NFL QB was Wilson’s backup from 2013-15. He played in the fourth quarter of the blowout win over Denver in Super Bowl XLVIII.
Wilson shared his reaction to the news on Twitter.
“TJack… you will be missed. Praying for your family…Love you man,” he wrote.
TJack… you will be missed. Praying for your family…Love you man. 💔
— Russell Wilson (@DangeRussWilson) April 13, 2020
Jackson, an Alabama native, began his coaching career in 2018. He had a graduate assistant role at his alma mater, Alabama State. Jackson took the quarterbacks coach job at Tennessee State in 2019.
Our thoughts are with Jackson’s family and friends.
May he rest in peace.
SOURCE: The Spun – Andrew Holleran