Broncos player shares heartwarming text with son after Super Bowl loss

Posted at 4:21 PM, Feb 03, 2014
and last updated 2014-02-03 16:21:48-05

Denver Broncos defense end Shaun Phillips shared a heartwarming text message conversation he had with his son after the team lost the Super Bowl on Sunday night.

“Sorry I let you down,” Phillips wrote to his son.

Phillips, who only registered one tackle in the loss, received an “aww-worthy” response from his child.

“It’s ok daddy u r still my hero,” the boy wrote back.

Phillips posted the heartwarming exchange Twitter. The tweet has been retweeted over 7,000 times.