Tuesday, November 27, 2007

RIP Sean Taylor | Died in Miami due to Gunshot Wound

Article from the Washington Post...senseless death like this should remind us to live to the fullest, love to the fullest and pursue to the fullest.

Sean Taylor Dies in Miami
By Amy Shipley and Jason La Canfora
Washington Post
Staff Writers
Tuesday, November 27, 2007; 8:51 AM

MIAMI, Nov. 27 -- Washington Redskins safety Sean Taylor died early Tuesday from the gunshot wound he suffered a day earlier in his Miami home.

"He did not make it through the night," said Taylor's attorney, Richard Sharpstein, who called the incident "a ridiculous, unnecessary tragedy."

Taylor, 24, a Pro Bowl safety whose rocky first years in the NFL had given way to what teammates called a newfound maturity, died at Jackson Memorial Hospital, where he had been taken after being shot once in the leg early Monday morning. Police are investigating the incident as a possible home invasion.

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