Saturday, October 15, 2016

Dennis Byrd, R. I. P.

NY Daily News: Former Jets defensive lineman Dennis Byrd was killed in a car crash Saturday on a state highway north of Claremore, Oklahoma, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol confirmed. He was 50.  

Hat tip to Jeff Meyerson.


Jeffrey Meyerson said...

That's an awful story. He had an inspiring comeback from being paralyzed and ended up being killed by a 17 year old driver.


Deb said...

It would be a sad end for anyone, but add in the fact that he recovered from paralysis and it just increases the tragic factor exponentially.