NFL Honors Kobe at Super Bowl Activities

Amanda Rodriguez and Reyna Hansen

 The NFL honored Kobe Bryant a day after his death with a moment of silence before the 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs players and coaches spoke with reporters at The Super Bowl Opening Night in Miami. Fans attending the event at Marlins Park chanted “Kobe” soon after. 

Bryant, 41, died Sunday in a helicopter crash in Calabasas. Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna and seven others were on board, heading to a youth basketball game. Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva told reporters Sunday that there were no survivors from the crash. The other victims of the crash included John Altobelli, a longtime baseball coach at Orange Coast College, a junior college in Costa Mesa. Calif., as well as Altobelli’s wife, Keri, and daughter Alyssa,