George W. Bush sends Alabama kicker encouraging note following Iron Bowl loss
December 12, 2013 § Leave a comment
Description-No one felt worse after Alabama’s shocking Iron Bowl loss to Auburn this year than Cade Foster.
The Crimson Tide’s starting kicker missed three field goals during the game, then was yanked with one second remaining in favor of redshirt freshman Adam Griffith, who ended up missing the 57-yard field goal that was returned 109 yards for a Tigers game-winning touchdown.
Foster received threats and horrible, awful messages on Twitter. His teammates stuck up for him though.
It’s been two-and-a-half weeks since the Iron Bowl, but Wednesday, Foster, who wears No. 43, Instagrammed a letter he received from another No. 43 — President George W. Bush. The letter says, “Dear Cade (#43), Life has its setbacks. I know! However you will be a stronger human with time. I wish you all the best – Sincerely – another 43 George Bush.” Foster then writes in the caption, “Framing this