Broncos Player Cheered Up by Son's Sweet Text Message, Fans Show Support

The Denver Broncos' disappointing loss in the Super Bowl didn't shake defensive end Shaun Phillips' son and his unyielding support for his dad.

Shaun posted a photo of the text message from his son Jaylen following the defeat, and it appeared to cheer up not only Shaun but Broncos fans everywhere.

"Sorry I let you down," Shaun texted Jaylen.

His son replied, "It's okay daddy, u r still my hero."

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Since the post went up last night, it has been retweeted and favorited nearly 8,000 times. Fans on both sides have similarly been showing their support and excitement with the results of the championship game.

The 12th Men were celebrating …

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While Denver fans turned to humor to help ease the pain…

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