Players react to Sash's death on social media
The news of former Iowa safety Tyler Sash’s death was felt across the Hawkeye and NFL community. The former interception machine was recognized by many who crossed his path. They took to social media to pay their respects.
My prayers and condolences go out to @TSash family. This is heartbreaking. Feels like I am dreaming. I am literally hurting right now
— Antrel Rolle (@antrelrolle26) September 8, 2015
— Giants Nation (@NYG_Nation10) September 8, 2015
Damn man. You never know the demons someone else is facing. It's a sad day when you lose a brother. R.I.P. Tyler Sash.
— Julian Vandervelde (@BatMandervelde) September 8, 2015
— Victor Cruz (@TeamVic) September 8, 2015
RIP T SASH
— Anthony Hitchens (@AnthonyHitchens) September 8, 2015
— Eli Horn (@elihorn) September 8, 2015
Putting rivalry week aside! Sad to hear that Tyler Sash passed away! Left this earth far too soon! Rest easy brother! #9
— Georges Niang (@GeorgesNiang20) September 8, 2015
I feel like I just got sucker punched. Didn't know him well, but he was a hell of a player who had a ton of Hawk Pride. Rest in peace, Sash.
— Jeff Woody (@jwoody32) September 8, 2015
Sad to hear about a great Hawkeye passing today. RIP Tyler Sash
— Chad Greenway (@chadgreenway52) September 8, 2015
RIP @TSash I miss you and Love you bro. I hate it had to be this way…
— Terrell Thomas (@TerrellThomas24) September 8, 2015
— Marvin McNutt (@McNutt7wr) September 8, 2015
And if you really want to see a touching tribute to the man they called “Sas-Quatch,” read this piece written by a former Iowa State football player.