FTR and others in the wrestling world react to the death of Jay Briscoe

On Tuesday, it was announced by AEW/ROH President Tony Khan that Jay Briscoe passed away. Within an hour, numerous wrestling personalities reacted to the news via Twitter and here were some of the comments…

Cash Wheeler: “I’ve been in tears since I heard the news. I just don’t have the words. Rest in Peace Jay.”

Dax Harwood: “I’m doing ok. Thanks everyone for checking on me. I love you, Jay.”

Christopher Daniels: “Jay Briscoe was one of the toughest men I ever had the privilege of sharing a ring with, as well as being a tremendous brother, father, and man. I’m so happy to have had the opportunity to know him and wrestle him as often as I did. Rest in Peace, Jay, I love you.”

Frankie Kazarian: “I cannot even begin to process this right now. I loved everything about my friend Jay Briscoe. His passion. His drive. His presence. Our wars in the ring. Most importantly, how much he loved his family. I am literally sick to my stomach…”

Bully Ray: “I dont know what to say. I really love you kid. Great wrestler. Better family man. Condolences to your entire family. 🙏🏽❤️”

The Usos: “RIP to the homie Jay Briscoe. Condolences to the your family. Rest in paradise uso.🙏”

Dijak: “Jay Briscoe was a wonderful human being and he loved his family so much. So much. He was so proud of them. Rest with God my friend.”

Renee Paquette: “Devastating news. My heart breaks for Jay Briscoe’s family.”

Shane Helms: “I don’t have the words. I liked him a lot. Nothing but great memories. RIP Jay. ❤️”

WWE also acknowledged Briscoe’s death during this week’s NXT broadcast…