So devastating. Former Chicago Bears running back Adrian Peterson’s son tragically died after losing his seven month long fight with brain cancer. The little boy was only 7-years-old, but truly touched the hearts of many people. Check out just how affected Adrian’s fans and friends are by the sad news.
Former NFL star, Adrian Peterson‘s young son, A.J., 7, has sadly lost his long fight with brain cancer on the morning of Feb. 17. The grieving father took to Facebook to deliver the tragic news. He posted,“#Ajsoars is in Heaven, where he belongs…#ajsoars #P3 #MyFirstSuperHero”. Truly heartbreaking for this father.
Former NFL Player Adrian Peterson’s Young Son Dies Of Cancer
It’s great to see in such hard times that Adrian has a tremendous amount of support after losing his son to brain cancer. The former NFL star is receiving love from not just family and friends, but from fans and even his old team, the Chicago Bears.
With the hashtag #AJSoars, fans have come together to express their sympathies.
Adrian’s former team, the Chicago Bears, and fellow sports fans took to their Twitter to express their condolences:
A.J. Peterson fought a courageous battle. Our thoughts and prayers are with Adrian Peterson and his family. #AJSoars
— Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) February 17, 2015
My heart hurts today. Please say a prayer for the family of Adrian Peterson. Little AJ is at peace now. — Frank Sulkowski WJCL (@FrankTheBigGuy) February 17, 2015
Our thoughts and prayers are with AJ and his family. Blessings to all. #AJSoars
— John Galbraith (@jmg5355) February 18, 2015
Our hearts go out to A.J.’s family and loved ones during this hard time.
— Brittany King