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NFL Star Pens Emotional Instagram Post Following The Premature Loss Of His Baby

Marquise Goodwin, receiver for the San Francisco 49ers, caught a long touchdown pass this Sunday in a winning game against the New York Giants. What fans did not know at the time was that Goodwin was dealing with a major heartache, the loss of a child. 

He posted this emotional Instagram photo after the game:

@marquisegoodwin

People on social media were quick to offer their condolences:

An avowed New York Giants fan, the team Goodwin just helped to beat, offered prayers:

As did Goodwin's team:

A video of Goodwin's emotional touchdown can be found here. Our thoughts and prayers are with him and his wife as they deal with this unimaginable loss.

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