Darryl Stingley



Age: 55


Summary: professional football player and a former star receiver with the New England Patriots who was paralyzed after a vicious hit during an NFL exhibition game when he was left a quadriplegic after he collided with Oakland's Jack Tatum while trying to catch a pass in the game on April 12, 1978.



Cause of Death: Complications from quadriplegia


Born: September 18, 1951


Died: April 5, 2007


Location: Chicago, Illinois