NFL players react to D.C. earthquake

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A number of NFL teams were in the middle of preseason practice Tuesday when the Washington D.C. area was hit with a 5.9 magnitude earthquake.

But that didn't stop a number of them from hopping on Twitter to share the experience with their fans. Here's a small sampling of the earthquake reaction from the NFL world:

Alexander tweet
Rhodes tweet
Coleman tweet
McKinnie tweet
Rice tweet
Rolle tweet
Westbrook tweet
Spikes tweet
Stallworth tweet

And in case you want the cold-hard evidence that even tough NFL players can be rattled by something like an earthquake, here's Ravens receiver Torrey Smith trying to film a commercial spot for his alma mater, Maryland, as the rumbling began: