Just hours after the news broke that Bills center Eric Wood was retiring because of a neck injury, former and current teammates sent their well-wishes on social media. The hashtag #ThankYouEric started trending in Buffalo minutes later.
Our center. Our captain. Our leader.
— Buffalo Bills (@buffalobills) January 26, 2018
Praying for @EWood70 🙏🏾🙏🏾
— Preston Brown (@PB_Number2) January 26, 2018
Deeply saddened by this news. Cannot say enough positive things about @EWood70. Prayers sent your way brotha. Much love to you and your family.
— Zay (@zayjones11) January 26, 2018
My brother @EWood70 I love you bro praying for you 🙏🏿
— Shaq Lawson (@Shaq_Lawson90) January 26, 2018
Praying for you @EWood70. Was a great honor to play with you man, but even better honor to call you as friend.
— Cj Spiller (@CJSPILLER) January 26, 2018
— patricia thomas (@pthomas3434) January 26, 2018
— Thurman Thomas (@thurmanthomas) January 26, 2018
Thinking and praying for my guy @EWood70 such a great competitor and leader!
— Patrick DiMarco (@PatDiMarco42) January 26, 2018
— Dion Dawkins (@DDawkins66) January 26, 2018