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first_imgRemembering @NFL Safety and @USArmy Corporal Pat Tillman. Pat’s legacy lives on through the @pattillmanfnd.#MemorialDay— Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) May 28, 2018“The National Anthem is about a 10 actually, I get fired up for that,” Tillman said when asked about his level of intensity before a game. “For whatever reason I have a patriotic bone to me. Emotionally, I actually let myself go for that but then I come right back down.”Arizona State’s tribute to Tillman included pictures of his time as a Sun Devil, a Cardinal and when he was deployed. Wishing a blessed Memorial Day to all of #LopesNation!— GCU Lopes (@GCU_Lopes) May 28, 2018 On this #MemorialDay, Sun Devil Football honors those that have made the ultimate sacrifice for this country.We would like to thank ALL of the men and women who have served, continue to serve, or will serve this great nation. #PT42 #Remember— Sun Devil Football (@FootballASU) May 28, 2018The honor for the men and women who served didn’t stop there, as other teams, schools and players in Arizona took to social media to show their appreciation. Top Stories Often it’s the flashy & loud that get headlines – TODAY (if not everyday) let us remember those quiet, committed servicemen/women who have served (@WarnerBrenda ), fought & died giving us gift of living in greatest country in the world… I’m in awe of ur sacrifice 4 me & mine!— Kurt Warner (@kurt13warner) May 28, 2018 Former Cardinals kicker Phil Dawson retires On this #MemorialDay, we remember and celebrate the honorable men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice for us and our country. 🇺🇸 Capture Take today and everyday to remember the brave men and women who sacrificed all for our freedom. Thank you to all military members and their families for the ultimate sacrifice. 🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸— AQ Shipley (@aqshipley) May 28, 2018 It’s an honor to be able to play this game and we owe that to the men and women who serve this country. Thank y’all for the freedom we enjoy everyday. #MemorialDay2018 #salutethetroops— Zack Godley (@godleyzt) May 28, 2018 1 Comments   Share   — Arizona Rattlers (@ArizonaRattlers) May 28, 2018 The Cardinals shared a moving video as a tribute to Tillman, which included an interview with the former safety from 2001. Remembering those that made the ultimate sacrifice. #MemorialDay— Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) May 28, 2018 Today, we honor and remember all those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Thank you to all service members for our freedom. #MemorialDay 🇺🇸— Tucson Roadrunners (@RoadrunnersAHL) May 28, 2018 A flag on the field for each Arizonan soldier lost in combat since September 11. #MemorialDay— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) May 28, 2018 Today and every day, we remember and honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice. 🇺🇸#MemorialDay— Arizona Coyotes (@ArizonaCoyotes) May 28, 2018 The Arizona Cardinals and Arizona State Sun Devils honored the men and women of the U.S. Armed Forces who made the ultimate sacrifice Monday, which includes one of their own.Pat Tillman was drafted by the Cardinals in the seventh-round of the 1998 NFL Draft, but put his professional football career behind him in 2002 when he enlisted in the United States Army.While in Afghanistan in 2004, Tillman was killed in action, leaving behind a legacy that is now honored by fans in Arizona and across the country. Derrick Hall satisfied with D-backs’ buying and selling The 5: Takeaways from the Coyotes’ introduction of Alex Meruelo Grace expects Greinke trade to have emotional impactlast_img

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