“Take Care”: Fans Pray and Send Love For a “Crushed” Seth Rollins Just Hours After Jay Briscoe’s Heartbreaking Demise

Published 01/18/2023, 8:05 AM EST

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Jay Briscoe’s untimely demise in a car accident has left the pro wrestling community devastated. Many are still reeling from this tragic news and have paid their tributes to the late Ring of Honor star. Pro wrestling personalities across the world expressed their grief and sadness at this tragedy and sent their support to the Briscoe family.

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WWE star Seth Rollins was among those who paid tribute to Jay Briscoe. The former WWE champion tweeted emotional messages about the late wrestler and even acknowledged Jay’s role in his success. Rollins also praised Jay as an “adoring” father and husband.

Fans console Seth Rollins after Jay Briscoe’s death.

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Jay Briscoe along with his brother Mark formed the tag team, The Briscoe Brothers, in Ring of Honor. The duo won the tag team championships 13 times and had memorable matches with a lot of current big stars. Seth Rollins used to wrestle as Tyler Black in ROH and had some run-ins in the ring with the Briscoe Brothers. After the sudden demise of Jay Briscoe in a car accident on Tuesday, Rollins posted multiple tweets paying tribute to the late wrestler.

 

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In another tweet, Rollins wrote after he signed with WWE, Jay and him would drink beer together and labeled him as a “great friend”. The Visionary also thanked the Briscoe brothers for helping him out early in his career. Moreover, he also pointed out that he was “crushed” after this news.

 

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Clearly, this shocking demise of Jay Briscoe has affected Seth Rollins deeply. After his tweets, many fans came forward to offer their condolences to him on losing a friend and offered support.

Here are the top tweets from fans supporting Seth Rollins after Jay Briscoe’s demise.

Fans expressed their sorrow for Rollins’ loss.

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The latest report about Jay’s car accident revealed that a woman has also died, while two children have been hospitalized. Jay Briscoe and his daughter were returning from a cheerleading competition when tragedy struck. Our prayers are now with the two children involved in the accident and we hope for their recovery.

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Sherjeel Malik

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Sherjeel Malik is a WWE writer at Essentially Sports. He has been a passionate Wrestling fan since childhood and his all-time favorites include 'The Hardy Boyz' and Randy Orton. Sherjeel also follows soccer religiously and is a Liverpool fan.
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