All three area National Football League teams will wear decals in memory of those who were killed at the elementary school shooting.
the National Football League to the long list of organizations honoring
the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.
New York Giants, New York Jets and New England Patriots will all wear
special decals during their games this week in memory of those who lost
The Giants tweeted a photo
of the decal they will wear on their helmet when they visit the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.
The Jets play at Tennessee in a nationally televised Monday night game.
The Jets will wear circular decals that will display the initials S.H.E.S., according to a team statement.
Coach Rex Ryan spoke to the events in Newtown at a press conference
today, saying "First off, obviously, with the tragedy in Newtown, Conn.,
our thoughts and prayers are with all the people impacted by that
The Patriots, who are at home this week, will send up 26 flares individually
as part of their pregame ceremony on Sunday night. The Pats will also have a special decal made.
Every National Football League game will hold a moment of silence.Story by David Reich-Hale
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