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    Nash Dies

    Broncos' Nash collapses, dies
    By Bill Williamson
    Denver Post Staff Writer
    Article Last Updated: 02/24/2007 08:01:44 PM MST


    Damien Nash (29) played in three games last season for the Broncos, gaining 98 yards on 24 carries. (Getty Images / Doug Pensinger)Indianapolis - Tragedy struck the Broncos for the second time in less than two months Saturday when backup running back Damien Nash collapsed and died after a charity basketball game in St. Louis, his agent, David Canter, said late Saturday night. Nash was 24.

    Nash, who was signed as a free agent in August, played in three games last season and had 24 carries for 98 yards. He started as a rookie in 2005 with Tennessee, which took him in the fifth round. He played in three games for the Titans.

    Nash was from East St. Louis, Ill. He played two season at Missouri after starting at Coffeyville (Kan.) Community College.

    In the early morning hours of Jan. 1, Darrent Williams was shot and killed while riding in a limousine after leaving a nightclub in Denver, hours after the Broncos' season ended. Police have not made any arrests in that case.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sharpe's Mouth
    Broncos' Nash collapses, dies
    By Bill Williamson
    Denver Post Staff Writer
    Article Last Updated: 02/24/2007 08:01:44 PM MST


    Damien Nash (29) played in three games last season for the Broncos, gaining 98 yards on 24 carries. (Getty Images / Doug Pensinger)Indianapolis - Tragedy struck the Broncos for the second time in less than two months Saturday when backup running back Damien Nash collapsed and died after a charity basketball game in St. Louis, his agent, David Canter, said late Saturday night. Nash was 24.

    Nash, who was signed as a free agent in August, played in three games last season and had 24 carries for 98 yards. He started as a rookie in 2005 with Tennessee, which took him in the fifth round. He played in three games for the Titans.

    Nash was from East St. Louis, Ill. He played two season at Missouri after starting at Coffeyville (Kan.) Community College.

    In the early morning hours of Jan. 1, Darrent Williams was shot and killed while riding in a limousine after leaving a nightclub in Denver, hours after the Broncos' season ended. Police have not made any arrests in that case.
    Oh no, not again. Prayers go out to the family and friends of Nash. He had such potential too.....

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    Are you serious?!?!??! Damien Nash had potential.

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    Quote Originally Posted by NickTranOwnz
    Are you serious?!?!??! Damien Nash had potential.
    I agree. Nash was going to be a beast. I was like the damn Broncos found another one. RIP Nash you will be missed.
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    Good god, this is terrible!

    Sounds like a heart failure. My prayers go out to him and his family

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    Wow, that's just more sad news.

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    Gotta be ****ing me...

    Are we a ****ing morgue???

    Damn, this is just... damn.


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    This is so sad!

    So young...so tragic...

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    God I can't believe this. Damien Nash really did have the potential to be a bruising back. He had great size and great speed and agility.

    Why does this always happen?

    People die but so many big-name people are dying.

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    Hey who cares about his potential now?

    Sad, sad news. Charity events were something that he should've been doing more of, and it looks like he was. He was getting his chance, turning around his NFL "life", then wham.

    Sad news.

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    My prayers go out to Damien's family.
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    God damn it!

    This is just unbelievable.

    I can't offer anymore than my condolences to his family and friends.

    Totally in shock... this is just terrible luck.

    RIP Nash.

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    Thank you Damien and Darrent for the memories. You will never be forgotten!

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    RIP Damien Nash


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    He did something great and admirable before he died.

    I can't believe this. :9

    R.I.P.

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