Georgia RB Nick Chubb receives support from star athletes on Twitter

Georgia running back Nick Chubb received a lot of support after suffering a leg injury.

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Georgia running back Nick Chubb suffered a gruesome left leg injury during the first play of UGA’s game against Tennessee Saturday afternoon, sparking heartbreak all around the sports community. A plethora of support from teammates, fellow collegiate athletes and professional players alike quickly began to surface on Twitter.

It was tragic watching Chubb’s face on the sidelines. Hopefully these thoughts and prayers will help in his recovery.

Ohio State wide receiver Mike Thomas:

Former Florida QB Tim Tebow:

Former NFL star LB Ray Lewis:

Pitt DB Pat Amara II:

Oakland Athletics’ Josh Reddick:

Former Clemson QB Tajh Boyd:

Texas A&M RB Tra Carson:

Former UGA C David Andrews:

NBA star and Chicago Bull Jalen Rose:

The extent of Chubbs’ injury is still unknown at this point, but coach Mark Richt is reportedly optomistic it won’t require surgery:

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