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Old 03-27-2008, 12:07 AM   #1
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Default Heath Benedict dies

Wow. I know some of you had been hoping to draft this guy. Terrible story. A promising young life gone

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Jacksonville, FL (WLTX) - According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, Newberry College lineman Heath Benedict was found dead in his Florida home.

Benedict, a transfer from Tennessee, just finished his college career last season, becoming the first player from Newberry College to compete in the Under Armour Senior Bowl.

He seemed to have a bright professional future ahead, though: some projections had the 25-year-old going early in next month's NFL draft.

Stay with and WLTX and WLTX.com for the latest details on this developing story
http://www.wltx.com/sports/story.aspx?storyid=60170
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Old 03-27-2008, 12:32 AM   #2
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Shocking.

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That is tragic news R.I.P
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wow.. this is a sad story.. feelings go out to the family
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Wow. I wonder what the cause of death was? From what I have read on various sports sites there was no foul play.
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thats ashame his talent will not be seen
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the ppl down there said the death was from natural causes..
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Very, very sad news. Just remember his family in your prayers and thoughts please. We never know when our time is coming to an end, so we must live life like there is no tomorow.
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damn.
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Heath WENT TO MY SCHOOL
The Peddie school a high school boarding school in hightstown new jersey

I saw him about a year and a half ago.
He throw a 95 mph fast ball in highschool but blew out his elbow he was said to be way better at baseball comapered to football


It was a really sad week on my campus
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