NFL players share tender moments with their kids at training camp

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NFL players are some of the toughest athletes around. So when we see them sharing tender moments with their kids, it’s just plain adorable. Being a part of the NFL really is a family affair.

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was met after practice on August 11, 2014 by his wife Gisele Bundchen and their son and daughter. The Patriots held an afternoon practice session on the fields outside of Gillette Stadium. (Photo by Jim Davis/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
Tom Brady
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was met after practice on August 11, 2014 by his wife Gisele Bundchen and their son and daughter. The Patriots held an afternoon practice session on the fields outside of Gillette Stadium. (Photo by Jim Davis/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was met after practice on August 11, 2014 by his wife Gisele Bundchen and their son and daughter. The Patriots held an afternoon practice session on the fields outside of Gillette Stadium. (Photo by Jim Davis/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
Tom Brady
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was met after practice on August 11, 2014 by his wife Gisele Bundchen and their son and daughter. The Patriots held an afternoon practice session on the fields outside of Gillette Stadium. (Photo by Jim Davis/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
Carolina Panthers' Josh Thomas, left, reaches out to hug his son, Dallas, 2, right, after an NFL football practice at their training camp in Spartanburg, S.C., Tuesday, July 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Carolina Panthers' Josh Thomas, left, reaches out to hug his son, Dallas, 2, right, after an NFL football practice at their training camp in Spartanburg, S.C., Tuesday, July 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Carolina Panthers' Josh Thomas, left, reaches out to hug his son, Dallas, 2, right, after an NFL football practice at their training camp in Spartanburg, S.C., Tuesday, July 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)
Carolina Panthers center Ryan Kalil receives a hug from his daughter, Kennadi Kalil, 4, following practice on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at Gibbs Stadium on the campus of Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/MCT)
Ryan Kalil and his daughter
Carolina Panthers center Ryan Kalil receives a hug from his daughter, Kennadi Kalil, 4, following practice on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, at Gibbs Stadium on the campus of Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/MCT)
The son of quarterback Brian Hoyer #6 and the daughter of left tackle Joe Thomas #73 of the Cleveland Browns walk around the field holding hands after a training camp practice at the Cleveland Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio on August 1, 2014. (Photo by: Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
Brian Hoyer and Joe Thomas
The son of quarterback Brian Hoyer #6 and the daughter of left tackle Joe Thomas #73 of the Cleveland Browns walk around the field holding hands after a training camp practice at the Cleveland Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio on August 1, 2014. (Photo by: Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
The son of quarterback Brian Hoyer #6 of the Cleveland Browns throws a ball after a training camp practice at the Cleveland Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio on July 29, 2014. (Photo by: Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
Brian Hoyer
The son of quarterback Brian Hoyer #6 of the Cleveland Browns throws a ball after a training camp practice at the Cleveland Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio on July 29, 2014. (Photo by: Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
Carolina Panthers quarterbacks coach Ken Dorsey tosses his daughter Logan, 4, into the air after afternoon practice on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, during training camp at Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C. (David T. Foster, III/ Charlotte Observer/MCT)
Carolina Panthers quarterbacks coach Ken Dorsey
Carolina Panthers quarterbacks coach Ken Dorsey tosses his daughter Logan, 4, into the air after afternoon practice on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, during training camp at Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C. (David T. Foster, III/ Charlotte Observer/MCT)
Left tackle Joe Thomas #73 of the Cleveland Browns holds his daughter Logan after a training camp practice at the Cleveland Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio on July 29, 2014. (Photo by: Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
Joe Thomas
Left tackle Joe Thomas #73 of the Cleveland Browns holds his daughter Logan after a training camp practice at the Cleveland Browns training facility in Berea, Ohio on July 29, 2014. (Photo by: Nick Cammett/Diamond Images/Getty Images)
Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen greets his son, Tate, afternoon practice on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, during training camp at Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C. (David T. Foster, III/ Charlotte Observer/MCT)
Greg Olsen and his son
Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen greets his son, Tate, afternoon practice on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014, during training camp at Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C. (David T. Foster, III/ Charlotte Observer/MCT)
Peyton Manning greets his two young children and gets tackled by his son in this adorable clip. (Courtesy of KDVR)
Peyton Manning
Peyton Manning greets his two young children and gets tackled by his son in this adorable clip. (Courtesy of KDVR)
Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22), center, leaves the field with his wife Danielle Daniels, left, and his daughter Nahla after NFL football training camp at Olivet Nazarene University, Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Bourbonnais, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22), center, leaves the field with his wife Danielle Daniels, left, and his daughter Nahla after NFL football training camp at Olivet Nazarene University, Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Bourbonnais, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22), center, leaves the field with his wife Danielle Daniels, left, and his daughter Nahla after NFL football training camp at Olivet Nazarene University, Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Bourbonnais, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta carries his son Decker on the field after an NFL football training camp practice on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Owings Mills, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta carries his son Decker on the field after an NFL football training camp practice on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Owings Mills, Md
Baltimore Ravens tight end Dennis Pitta carries his son Decker on the field after an NFL football training camp practice on Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Owings Mills, Md. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Thomas DeCoud of the Carolina Panthers plays around with his daughter, Peyton, 1, after practice during training camp on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Spartanburg, S.C. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/MCT)
Thomas DeCoud
Thomas DeCoud of the Carolina Panthers plays around with his daughter, Peyton, 1, after practice during training camp on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Spartanburg, S.C. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/MCT)
New England Patriots wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins, with son Kenbrell Junior, age 2, signs autographs at the end of the first day of Patriots training camp. (Photo by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
Kenbrell Thompkins
New England Patriots wide receiver Kenbrell Thompkins, with son Kenbrell Junior, age 2, signs autographs at the end of the first day of Patriots training camp. (Photo by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
New England Patriots running back Brandon Bolden plays with his son Brycen, 3, following NFL football training camp in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo)
New England Patriots running back Brandon Bolden plays with his son Brycen, 3, following NFL football training camp in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo)
New England Patriots running back Brandon Bolden plays with his son Brycen, 3, following NFL football training camp in Foxborough, Mass., Saturday, July 26, 2014. (AP Photo)
Josh Thomas of the Carolina Panthers plays with his son, Dallas, 2, after practice during training camp on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Spartanburg, S.C. Behind them is teammate James Dockery. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/MCT)
Josh Thomas
Josh Thomas of the Carolina Panthers plays with his son, Dallas, 2, after practice during training camp on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, in Spartanburg, S.C. Behind them is teammate James Dockery. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/MCT)
Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen (88) holds his son Tate while talking to fans after the practice held at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports
Greg Olsen
Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen (88) holds his son Tate while talking to fans after the practice held at Bank of America Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports
Washington Redskins special teams coach Ben Kotwica signs an autograph for a fan as his daughter Arianna Kotwica, 2, holds onto his leg after practice at the team's NFL football training facility, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Roanoke, Va. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Washington Redskins special teams coach Ben Kotwica signs an autograph for a fan as his daughter Arianna Kotwica, 2, holds onto his leg after practice at the team's NFL football training facility, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Roanoke, Va
Washington Redskins special teams coach Ben Kotwica signs an autograph for a fan as his daughter Arianna Kotwica, 2, holds onto his leg after practice at the team's NFL football training facility, Sunday, July 27, 2014, in Roanoke, Va. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Cleveland Browns tackle Joe Thomas sits with his wife, Annie, and daughter, Logan, after the opening practice at an NFL football training camp, Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Berea, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Cleveland Browns tackle Joe Thomas sits with his wife, Annie, and daughter, Logan, after the opening practice at an NFL football training camp, Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Berea, Ohio
Cleveland Browns tackle Joe Thomas sits with his wife, Annie, and daughter, Logan, after the opening practice at an NFL football training camp, Saturday, July 26, 2014, in Berea, Ohio. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
Miami Dolphins' Jason Trusnik poses for family photos with his children, Ava and Austin, after an NFL football training camp Friday, July 25, 2014, in Davie, Fla. (AP Photo)
Miami Dolphins' Jason Trusnik poses for family photos with his children, Ava and Austin, after an NFL football training camp Friday, July 25, 2014, in Davie, Fla. (AP Photo)
Miami Dolphins' Jason Trusnik poses for family photos with his children, Ava and Austin, after an NFL football training camp Friday, July 25, 2014, in Davie, Fla. (AP Photo)

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