Recent Untimely Deaths of NFL Players

of 126Photo
  • Ray Easterling
  • Dave Duerson
  • Kenny McKinley
  • Chris Henry
  • Steve McNair
  • Marquis Cooper, Corey Smith and William Bleakley
  • Sean Taylor
  • Damien Nash
  • Darrent Williams
  • Jovan Belcher
  • O.J. Murdock
  • Junior Seau

Kenny McKinley

In September 2010, Denver Broncos wide receiver Kenny McKinley, 23, shot himself at his home not far from the team's training complex. He was recovering from a second knee operation in eight months and, according to a probe of his death, was deep in debt.

(Photo: David Zalubowski/AP Photo, File)

More Photo Galleries