Dwayne Haskins Reddit: After it was confirmed that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins died Saturday morning after being struck by a vehicle, the NFL immediately responded to honor the player.
The former Ohio State player was about to enter his fourth season in the league, with the Steelers giving him the opportunity to compete for a starting job.
However, this day ended the life of a promising player who dreamed of occupying the position with Pittsburgh that went to the legendary Ben Roethlisberger until the 2021 season. Here at Emmacitizen, we inform you live of all the reactions surrounding the death of the young quarterback.
Ohio State head coach on Dwyane Haskins legacy
Ryan Day, head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes football team, spoke about the legacy of Dwayne Haskins, recalling when he first walked into the facility at 11 years old. Despite his young age, Haskins was already set on playing football for the Buckeyes, and he accomplished his goal before he was a Heisman Trophy finalist and a first-round pick in the NFL Draft.
CJ Stroud honors Dwayne Haskins
Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback CJ Stroud paid tribute to Dwayne Haskins on the practice field Monday, writing “LLDH7” (Long Live Dwayne Haskins) and “RIH SIMBA” on his practice jersey. Stroud also took to Twitter to send a touching message to Haskins, telling him his legacy will live on.
Schefter apologizes for insensitive coverage of Haskin’s death
Adam Schefter, who spoke about Dwayne Haskins’ death Saturday while highlighting his struggles in the NFL, has now apologized for his insensitive comments. On his podcast, Schefter said he wished he could take back the tweet and then gave Haskins the credit he deserves.
Morning TV shows react to Haskin’s death
On Monday morning, several television programs reacted to the death of Dwayne Haskins. “Good Morning Football” shared a clip of a fan’s excitement when Haskins was drafted to Washington.
Stephen A. Smith reacts to Haskin’s death on First Take
Stephen A. Smith and Molly Qerim of ESPN’s First Take shared their thoughts on Dwayne Haskins’ death. SAS said he was shocked to hear the news over the weekend.
Ian Rapoport at Schefter talks about Haskin’s death
Ian Rapoport made one of his regular appearances on The Pat McAfee Show and gave Adam Schefter his insensitive coverage of Dwayne Haskins’ death. Rapoport admitted that his job is a delicate balance between being fast and doing the right thing.
Rapper Wale mourns the death of Dwayne Haskins
Dwayne Haskins had developed a friendship with Washington Commander superfan Wale over the past few years.
Following the tragic news, Wale paid tribute to the former Ohio State Buckeye standout on Saturday.
Wale is no stranger to mentioning some of his favorite track athletes, and in “Daylight” in 2019, he mentioned Haskin’s arm strength.
Investigation underway as NFL mourns Dwayne Haskins’ death
After Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins was killed on a South Florida highway over the weekend, the search for answers continues. Many details about the morning Haskins was killed remain unknown, including why he was walking along a busy highway.
Haskins was struck while trying to cross the busy westbound lanes of Interstate 595 near Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Broward County, according to police.
Around 6:30 a.m., Haskins was hit by a dump truck, shutting down the highway for several hours while police investigated a traffic homicide. The police are currently investigating why he drove on the highway. So far, no arrests have been made in this case.
Ohio State will honor Steelers QB Dwayne Haskins during the spring game
During this weekend’s spring game, the Ohio State Buckeyes will pay tribute to the late Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins.
During a press conference, coach Ryan Day began by reflecting on Haskin’s time at Ohio State. During Haskins’ three years at Ohio State, the current coach was the offensive assistant, and he remembers his smile and compassion above all.
Dwayne Haskin’s comment on the woman’s latest Instagram post
After the tragic death of Dwayne Haskins in Florida, his comment on the last photo of his wife was released on social media over the weekend.
On Valentine’s Day last February, Kalabrya Haskins shared a photo of herself and the NFL quarterback on Instagram. Their photos document everything from their vacations and outings in the city to the small, fun moments the two shared.
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Former coaches and teammates mourn Dwayne Haskins
As tributes continue to pour in for Dwayne Haskins, some of his former teammates and coaches have left their own tributes to Dwayne Haskins on social media. Steelers wide receiver Chase Claypool posted on social media. “I lost a brother today,” he said. “Love you, 3,” referring to Haskins’ jersey number.
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Haskins in his younger days
Tributes continue for Dwayne Haskins with archive footage of his relationship with sister Tamia emerging.
— The Buckeye Nut (@TheBuckeyeNut) April 11, 2022
SportsCenter’s tribute to Dwayne Haskins
Dwayne Haskins’ death shocked the sports world, especially due to the fact that he was only 24 years old, and the famous SportsCenter show from ESPN paid tribute to the late quarterback in a moving video.
When you think of Dwayne Haskins, think about his smile. Think of the positive impact he wanted to have on the people around him.
Our tribute from SportsCenter this weekend pic.twitter.com/h6Jf7SWev5
— Brooke Pryor (@bepryor) April 11, 2022
Departing Dwayne Haskins number
Bullis High School in Potomac, Maryland, will retire Dwayne Haskins’ No.7 jersey today. There will also be a memorial service for Haskins involving the school’s football team at a later date, while his funeral will take place in his hometown of Highland Park in New Jersey.
Dwayne Haskins #7 will be retired at Bullis High School today at 10am.
The Haskins family will also have a memorial service for Dwayne at @BullisAthletics and his funeral will be in his hometown of Highland Park, NJ. Both of those dates TBD.
— Darren M. Haynes (@DarrenMHaynes) April 11, 2022
Video by Dwayne Haskins
Just one day before Dwayne Haskins died (on April 9), he posted an Instagram story of him making out with Pittsburgh Steelers teammate Najee Harris.
Dwayne Haskins just posted this video having fun and joking around yesterday
It’s a reminder how fragile life is pic.twitter.com/b9KFrWbrnd
— Brett Hanfling (@Brett_Hanfling) April 9, 2022
Dwayne Haskin’s relationship with his wife
Dwayne Haskins had an up and down relationship with his wife Kalabrya Gondrezick-Haskins, who even saw his wife in a domestic violence incident in 2021. According to the Sun, Haskins lost a tooth during an incident with his wife and it led to him being arrested in July last year. However, all charges against Gondrezick-Haskins were dropped by Dwayne Haskins after they resolved their differences.
The Dwayne Haskins clothing range is sold out
Dwayne Haskins was known for his exploits when it came to American football, but away from sports he also had a passion for fashion and had his own brand called Kingdom of Pride. Since his sad death, fans across the US have been buying clothing from the website as a way of paying tribute to the late 24-year-old.
Good on everyone that helped sell out all of Dwayne Haskins clothing line. pic.twitter.com/EjhlvQagJk
— SteelerNation (@SteeIerNation) April 11, 2022
Dwayne Haskins Tribute Video
Popular YouTube channel Steeler Nation Highlights made a video looking back at Dwayne Haskins’ life as an American football player, starting with clips from his time at Ohio State before moving on to his experience in the NFL with the Washington Commanders and Pittsburgh Steelers.
Dwayne Haskins, the latest in the list of tragic deaths in NFL history
There are many NFL players who have died under tragic circumstances, a list joined by quarterback Dwayne Haskins, who is about to enter his fourth season in the league and second with the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Like Haskins, other successful names in the NFL lost their lives either after deciding to commit suicide, becoming victims of murder, or suffering serious consequences from their time as football players. Here we recall some of these games.
Calling for Gil Brandt to be removed from the Hall of Fame
Hall of Famer Gil Brandt came in for criticism after saying that Dwayne Haskins “was a guy who lived to be dead because there was always something”. Although the former Dallas Cowboys player has since apologized, there are increasing calls for the NFL to take action by removing him from the Hall of Fame.
Shrine created for Dwayne Haskins at Ohio Stadium
Haskins was a legend at Ohio State and fans there created a shrine in his honor following the news of his death. His jerseys were hung there and it became a space for fans to leave messages of condolence.
Haskins drove to the airport
Early, unverified reports indicated that Dwayne Haskins was driving to the airport to return to Pittsburgh when his car ran out of gas. It is not mentioned why he did not use his mobile phone to call roadside assistance, but he is said to have gotten out of his car to cross the road and look for help.