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Bears' Danny Trevathan admits to failing on his Mother's Day message

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 28: Outside linebacker Danny Trevathan #59 of the Denver Broncos talks with the media during Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day at the Prudential Center on January 28, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. Super Bowl XLVIII will be played between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos on February 2. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

NEWARK, NJ - JANUARY 28: Outside linebacker Danny Trevathan #59 of the Denver Broncos talks with the media during Super Bowl XLVIII Media Day at the Prudential Center on January 28, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey. Super Bowl XLVIII will be played between the Seattle Seahawks and the Denver Broncos on February 2. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Chicago Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan was trying to do the right thing. He was attempting to wish every mom a Happy Mother's Day. Can't knock the man for that.

But you can laugh when he mixes up Mother's Day with birthday.

Happy birthday to all the beautiful mothers!!

— Danny Trevathan (@Grindin_59) May 8, 2016

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Trevathan owned up to the miscue and had some fun at his own expense.

Lol my fault mothers! Happy Mothers Day!! I will get better 😂 on me!

— Danny Trevathan (@Grindin_59) May 8, 2016

It's the thought that counts.