Found July 31, 2012 on Ballertainment:
PLAYERS: O.J. Murdock
TEAMS: Tennessee Titans

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Monday, Tennessee Titans wide receiver O.J. Murdock was found in his vehicle in Tampa, Florida by a local police officer, parked outside the high school with an injury from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Sadly, Murdock later died at Tampa General Hospital.

Tuesday, it was reported that Murdock sent a text message of gratitude to a sports writer obviously had great impact on Murdock and his family.

Reportedly, he also sent a message to one of his former high school coaches.

Murdock spent his entire 2011 NFL season on injured reserve, and never reported to camp last week.

Blessing and prayers to all who loved him.

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