OT: Another tragic turn for 1994 Chargers

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  1. Brian in Mesa

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    Sadly this is a story that continues to be updated with each death.

    Another tragic turn for 1994 Chargers

    http://msn.foxsports.com/nfl/story/...er-tragedy-for-1994-San-Diego-Chargers-050212

    Accidents, illness and the bizzare have all struck the 1994 Chargers. The tragic list:

    • Linebacker David Griggs wrecked his car in Davie, Fla., in 1995. Tests showed he was legally drunk. He was 28.

    • Running back Rodney Culver was killed in the ValuJet airplane crash in Florida in 1996. He was 26.

    • Linebacker Doug Miller was struck by lightning (twice) in 1998 in Colorado. He was 28.

    • Center Curtis Whitley died of a drug overdose in 2008. He was 39.

    • Defensive end Chris Mims died from an enlarged heart in 2008. He was 38.

    • Defensive lineman Shawn Lee suffered a heart attack in February 2011. He was 44.

    • Linebacker Lew Bush also suffered a heart attack, in December 2011. He was 42.

    • Seau died of a gunshot wound to the chest, which police are investigating as a suicide. He was 43.
     
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    Mims weighed 456 pounds at his death.
     
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    Dang !! :thud:
     
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    Wow, his heart must have been the size of a canned ham.
     

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