Saturday evening represented the cap of an iconic career for former middle linebacker Brian Urlacher. Before, during and after the Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony, those that knew and respected the newest Bears hall-of-famer the most took to social media with words of congratulations. First, a message from the National Football League itself:
Urlacher's former teammates and friends also weighed in with photos and memories to wish him well.
Notable figures and teams from the Chicago sports landscape also shared their sentiments.
Even former opponents shared in the celebration of one of the most dominant middle linebackers that they had played against.