Injuries are the most unfortunate part of football.
For Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson, an MRI confirmed on Monday that he would be sidelined with a season-ending knee injury, the team announced.
Nelson, who was the Packers' leading receiver a season ago, sustained the injury in Sunday's preseason game on a non-contact play.
While the last 24 hours have been devastating for Packers fans, their star wide receiver penned a note on his Facebook account thanking them for their loyalty.
Well said by a player who is certainly going through a difficult time.