NFL star Marquise Goodwin and his wife, former University of Texas track star Morgan Goodwin-Snow, have suffered another heart-wrenching loss.

The San Francisco 49ers wide receiver explained that he’s played with a heavy heart for the last two seasons. ESPN reports, Marquise missed two games during the season.

Wednesday he revealed that he and his wife lost their twins due to pregnancy complications just a year after the couple’s baby boy was stillborn.

After the Goodwins’ devastating loss in November 2017, they shared their story on Instagram with a picture of a little baby’s hand holding a finger.

On November 12, 2017, the receiver described his wife’s experience giving birth to a boy prematurely after carrying the baby through a difficult pregnancy.

Unfortunately “due to complications” in the early hours before his team’s game against the New York Giants, the couple lost the child.

He wrote:

Although we are hurt, I am grateful for the experience and grateful that God blessed me with a wife as courageous and resilient as Morgan.

This week Marquise, 28, and his wife, 25, announced on their Youtube channel that they were suffering through more loss.

In the clip, Morgan explained that she was expecting twins but concealed the baby news because of previous experience. She said:

“I was afraid of another loss, so I was gonna hold out until I reached a certain point to where I really couldn’t hide it anymore.”

Problems arising from preterm labor led to losing both of the babies. At the time of the twins’ death, Marquise missed two games in November but did not disclose the reasons to the public until now.

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Morgan said in the video, hours before the tragedy, her water broke and the complications arose. She said in the video:

“We knew that this was a possibility, obviously, because they’re sticking me with stuff in my stomach underneath anesthesia.

So that happened in November, which is why [Goodwin] missed two games and we’re trying to make it, praying and going through that. But we’re just taking it day by day.”

She added:

“I finally had the courage to open up and talk about it.”

The Goodwins included the gender-reveal of their twins in the video describing the couple’s story of loss.

Watch the touching gender reveal below:

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Tiffani is a writer for Dearly. She is from New York City. Prior to working for Dearly she covered fashion news and managed social media for various digital media outlets.

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11 Replies to “NFL Player and Wife Open up After Losing Their Unborn Twins Just a Year After Their Baby Boy Was Stillborn”

  • Tomeka Jones 6 months ago

    I’m sorry for both of y’all losses sending prayers y’all way praying and prayers going up

    Ima die hard 49ers fan
    49ers 4Life

  • Pat Copenhaver 6 months ago

    I too am a lifelong 49er fan. My heart goes out to Morgan Goodwin and his wife. A friend of mine and her husband had 6 miscarriages before they realized he was missing a chromosome. Then they were able to have 6 kids! Keep dreaming.

  • Helene 6 months ago

    I’m so sorry for your loss. I pray God will bless you with the children you want. Morgan you look so sad and I understand why. Good luck. And P.S I’m a Pats fan.

  • ALC 6 months ago

    And people say those are just a clump of cells. I see ribs, skin, fingers, wrist, fingernails. Clumps of cells dont have that.

  • Anonymous 6 months ago

    Although I am a die hard Cowboys fan it doesn’t matter, because when someone loses their precious baby or babies it’s so heart wrenching. I pray for the Goodwins that God will give them the comfort and strength during this very painful time of loss.

  • Anonymous 6 months ago

    Lord these are Your children & You love them so very much! Strengthen Morgan’s womb & body that she will be able to carry her babies full term! Your Word says ”ask & ye shall receive, believe & it will be given unto you”! I believe in You & I believe in miracles! Thank You Lord for Your compassion, mercy & love for both these precious children of God! You created heaven & earth & there is nothing too difficult for You! Bless them because they are faithful to give You the glory & honor in all they accomplish because of Your faithfulness in Jesus Christ our Saviour’s name Amen!

  • Dorothy Toliver 6 months ago

    My heart breaks for so a young beautiful couple who have experienced so much tragedy. I’m praying that when the healing has disipated that you all will try again to grow your family. So much love is visible between the two of you and children will definitely benefit from such a joyful union. Praying for your healing. God speed!

  • Libbi 6 months ago

    So sorry for your losses…..I pray, your grief to be followed by blessings soon…..God Bless!

  • Melissa page 6 months ago

    So sorry to hear about your loss. Prayers for you and your wife.

  • Melissa page 6 months ago

    So sorry to hear about your loss. Prayers for you and your wife. Keep on trying. It will happen. Don’t give up.

  • Ingrid Jackson 6 months ago

    So sorry for your guys loss, Don’t give up trust God he is able. You guys will bring forth fruit of many. Because he is God and all things are possible through him.

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