I said this on Niners Nation’s twitter handle, and I will repeat it. Spend time with your loved ones today, and tell them that you love them. No matter how you feel about Kobe Bryant, four children will grow up without a parent. It’s completely devastating, and my heart goes out to them, and all the families that were involved in the helicopter crash. For those that grew up in California, this one hits home for us. Think about how he changed everything we did. If you were in school in the 2000s, you threw a piece of paper away, shouting, “Kobe!” Such a sad day in sports.
On Saturday night, San Francisco 49ers general manager John Lynch asked fans to show up to Levi’s Stadium early Sunday morning. Niners fans did not disappoint. Here are some videos from the send off. If you have Instagram, a bunch of the players have great videos as well.
This one was the winner:
10/10 for creativity.
There were a lot of fans there:
The red carpet was rolled out for the fellas:
The defensive backs are ready to roll as well: