Joe Andruzzi, winner of the NFL's Ed Block Courage Award and three Super Bowls with the Patriots, was at the Boston Marathon with his Caner Foundation as a big supporter of several runners. When the first bomb went off he took to Twitter to say he was near the blast but then his account went silent - We now know he was helping those in need during the aftermath.

A picture (click here to see it) from the Boston Globe shows Joe helping those injured from the bombings. It should also be noted that being part of a first responding team seems to be in Joe's blood as he is the brother to three NYC Firemen.

Joe finally was able to get on Twitter to update his followers of his status:

Below is also a small sample from MSNBC that breifly shows Joe running to the aid of a woman.