U.S. Air Force Technical Sergeant Rob Thomas' family thought they were just getting a tour of the stadium when they were brought into a 49ers weight room.
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Thomas posted video on Twitter that shows him pretending to be a member of the team with a gym towel draped around his head.
Unbeknownst to his family, @USAirForce TSgt Rob Thomas returned home from a 6 month deployment. His family thought they were just getting a tour of #LevisStadium... until this happened. pic.twitter.com/HhuHeTxMkk— San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) April 17, 2018
But when he removed the towel, his family was brought to tears after realizing it was Thomas. "I missed you all so much, " said Thomas as he hugged his children.
Thomas said he wanted to thank his family for their sacrifice during his time away.