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Rodgers, Matthews, Brewers players react to Braun's suspension overturned

Rodgers, Matthews, Brewers players react to Braun's suspension overturned

By Matt Montgomery. CREATED Feb 23, 2012

MILWAUKEE- National League MVP Ryan Braun's 50-game suspension has been overturned by baseball arbitrator Shyam Das.

Some of Wisconsin's biggest athletes are reacting to the news on social media website, Twitter.

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers tweeted in Braun's defense: "MLB and cable sports tried to sully the reputation of an innocent man. Picked the wrong guy to mess with. Truth will set u free #exonerated."

Packers All-Pro linebacker Clay Matthews III tweeted, "Happy for my friend Ryan Braun. EXONERATED by the TRUTH!!"

Brewers closer John Axford tweeted, "All I can say is that Braun has exemplary character is continuing to handle this in an unbelievable manner."

Brewers outfielder Nyjer Morgan posted on Twitter, "Aaaaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!!!! Great News for Brew Crew!!! The Hammer has been exonerated!!!"