On Monday, the Denver Broncos released their 2017 1,000 yard rusher in C.J. Anderson, a fan favorite and teammate loved by many players on the Broncos roster.
Anderson took to Twitter to thank the Broncos organization, fans and says that Denver will always be a special place for him.
Thank you!!!!!! #BroncosCountry It will always have a place in my heart.
Oh yea 32-254-22 💯🏈🙏🏾 pic.twitter.com/hG4Frf3QLP
— Cj Anderson (@cjandersonb22) April 16, 2018
After the news began to circulate, players took to Twitter to wish Anderson well on his future.
— Chris Harris (@ChrisHarrisJr) April 16, 2018
Chris Harris Jr., once an undrafted free agent himself, wished Anderson well with the hashtag #UndraftedDogs.
Much love big dog. Gonna miss you in the building. Tear it up wherever you land💯 @cjandersonb22
— De'Angelo Henderson (@DHenderson31) April 16, 2018
Anderson was wished well by his teammate and running back De’Angelo Henderson, who will now be relied upon heavily in the backfield to produce.
— Denver Broncos (@Broncos) April 16, 2018
The Broncos also posted on Twitter a farewell to the running back that helped them win a Super Bowl in 2015, including a message from general manager John Elway.