Wednesday morning, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was found dead in his prison cell on apparent suicide.
Here is how social media is reacting:
Aaron Hernandez is dead. Suicide in prison. What a waste of talent. Remember kids, don’t join gangs.
— Anthony Paul (@SoFloAPaul) April 19, 2017
Weird thing about Aaron Hernandez. Evidently having some meaningless football talent gives sympathy to multiple murderers!
— Brian Biscieglia (@BrianBiscieglia) April 19, 2017
‘No chance’ Hernandez killed himself, former agent says https://t.co/LawaVKT2qp
— 7News Boston WHDH (@7News) April 19, 2017
Falcons: Best choke of the year
Aaron Hernandez: Hold my beer
— Fake SportsCenter (@FakeSportsCentr) April 19, 2017
2007: Tim Tebow & Aaron Hernandez are roommates at Florida playing D1 Football.
2017: Tebow plays minor league baseball, Hernandez dies.
— Austin Hutchinson (@AE_Hutchinson) April 19, 2017
Aaron Hernandez (neck) reportedly out for the entire 17-18 season.
— Evan Frische (@EvanFrische) April 19, 2017
— Ben Collins (@oneunderscore__) April 19, 2017
Had to be done: Aaron Hernandez Career Highlights 🐊 pic.twitter.com/Vzk3N8GJnx
— Athletepedia™ (@Athletepedia) April 19, 2017
— Barstool Sports (@barstoolsports) April 19, 2017
As a mother and a daughter, this picture of Aaron Hernandez just shattered my heart. pic.twitter.com/7lcChiQx2r
— Ashton (@AshtonReneeMoff) April 19, 2017
Aaron Hernandez. Drafted at 20, Multi-Millionaire at 22, murderer at 25, dead at 27. What a timeline…
— Tyler Scott (@TylerScott_49) April 19, 2017
I just had to tell my 1 month old son that his favorite NFL player Aaron Hernandez was found dead in his jail cell.
Really tough morning.
— NFL Insider Joe (@Sp0rtsTalkJoey) April 19, 2017
Aaron Hernandez didn’t kill himself😴that makes no sense he just won a trial and had one more to go ..they killed him bc he was bouta be free
— Raymond Boone🤞🏽 (@_SavageRay) April 19, 2017