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Russell Wilson Saw a Soldier Sitting In Coach… What Happened Next Is Unforgettable!


World Champion quarterback for the Seattle Seahawks, Russell Wilson, recently was sitting on an Alaska Airlines flight, and watched a soldier carrying his bags back to the coach section of the plane.

What he did next shows the absolute class in which Wilson conducts himself off the field.


Russell Wilson is known to be one of classiest acts in the NFL. He’s also one of the most outspoken Christians in the NFL, as well. Well, last week he lived up to both of those reputations.

While on a flight with Alaska Airlines, Wilson spotted a soldier making his way toward the coach section of the plane. Wilson, being the awesome guy that he is, immediately upgraded the homebound warrior to a first-class seat.

The soldier, identified as Kane Bernas, a U.S. Army serviceman, took to social media to express his gratitude:

Wilson verified the soldier’s story by responding to Bernas on Twitter:

Check out the Fox and Friends report:


What did you think of Russell Wilson’s act of kindness for this soldier?



  1. John says:

    What a class act by Wilson……

  2. Jeff says:

    Glad to see some Americans have common courtesy and mutual respect for their fellow man. Thank you Mr. Wilson for defining what class is. Are you watching poverty pimps and narcissistic politicians on both sides of the aisle?