May 23, 2012 08:42:27 GMT
The champion of 'DWTS' season 14 tweets, 'America thank you all for the love and support. Without America we could not have won.'
Donald Driver celebrated his "Dancing with the Stars" win on Twitter. Soon after being crowned the winner of "Dancing with the Stars", the Green Bay Packers star took to Twitter to give a shout-out to his voters and thank them for their support.
"America thank you all for the love and support. Without America we could not have won," he wrote. "Love you all." He then replied to Carrie Ann Inaba's congratulatory tweet by writing, "thank you for all the love and support. You are a amazing woman. Love u!!!!"
He also received a congratulation from his Packers mate Clay Matthews III who posted, "Congrats to @Donald_Driver80 on bringing home the Mirror Ball Trophy. Was there really any question after Drive's freestyle w/ Cowboy Troy??" He wrote back, "thanks for the love an(sic) support."
Fellow contestant Jeleel White, who was eliminated earlier this season, additionally tweeted to the champ, "I bow to the beast that is #dwts The 'star' IS the drama that unfolds ;-) Hearty congrats to @Donald_Driver80 He willed that sh*t forreal."
Donald, who partnered with pro partner Peta Murgatroyd, won the Mirrorball trophy over Latin heartthrob William Levy and this season's frontrunner Katherine Jenkins. The former and Cheryl Burke finished third, while the latter and Mark Ballas finished second.
"Being runner up on DWTS feels pretty amazing...Thanku to all who voted to put us 2nd! I never would have thought this possible at the start!" the runner-up tweeted. Hours earlier, she wrote, "Whatever happens, just want to thanku for all your love and support - u couldn't have been more wonderful! #DWTS."