Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez had a shaky flight back to California.
“Great job to the four pilots that landed the plane. You guys kept everyone calm,” Gonzalez wrote on his Twitter.com page at 2:51 am.
Earlier at 1:15 a.m. he tweeted, “Long day but SO glad to be home!! We took off and the right engine went out. Had to make an emergency landing. Its a good day to be alive!!”
The Falcons confirmed that Gonzalez was scheduled to fly back to Los Angeles on Delta Flight 125.
You can follow the Gonzalez at: @TonyGonzalez88 on Twitter.com.