Marquis Cooper

 

Age: 26

 

Summary: football player who played as a linebacker for the Oakland Raiders and was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the third round of the 2004 NFL draft, who also played for the Minnesota Vikings, Pittsburgh Steelers, Seattle Seahawks, and Jacksonville Jaguars during a brief professional career between 2006 and 2008, and who was the son of KPNX sportscaster Bruce Cooper.

 

 

Cause of Death: Presumed dead by drowning

 

Born: March 11, 1982

 

Died: March 6, 2009

 

Location: Clearwater, Florida