With the Seahawks announcing that Richard Sherman is out for the season with an Achilles rupture, the news will undoubtedly have a ripple effect on the team for the duration of the season. However, teammates, fans, and officials were all looking at Sherman in empathetic stares.
Sherman is in a bad situation and people are feeling for him. He’s obviously feeling the most, being overwhelmed with pain and the idea of coming back better than ever. Thinking about these circumstances definitely caught up with him.
Richard Sherman broke down at the end when talking about his ruptured Achilles and how he tried to stay strong for his teammates pic.twitter.com/Ku9cA8VAvS
— Stefanie Loh (@StefanieLoh) November 10, 2017
Still, by the end, Sherman couldn’t help but begin to tear up a bit and break down a little all while giving a fighter’s response, “Just gotta stay positive.” Here’s the video courtesy the Seattle Times’ Stefanie Loh. It’s short but a tough watch nonetheless.