The NFL has confirmed through their official networks the death of the former Washington Redskins player (today Washington Football Team), Colt brennan. The promising NCAA quarterback lost his life after being found unconscious at a rehab center in California at the age of 37. The world of American football is shocked by the passing of the quarterback.
There are infinite cases of players who shine in university sports, and who fail to establish themselves in the elite. However, what Colt brennan it seems like a separate case. The quarterback put Hawaii on the football map, leading the local varsity team to the Sugar Bowl, setting several individual records.
Failed jump to the NFL
Brennan came to the NFL as a sixth-round selection of the 2008 Draft by Washington Redskins, being one of the great promises of the NCAA. However, injuries did not let him take off in his early years in the best league in the world, and the franchise ended up cutting his contract in 2010 without him playing a single regular-phase game. Oakland Riders signed the talent after he left Washington, but they ended up cutting him weeks later.
After his departure from the Raiders, the quarterback suffered a traffic accident that ended up condemning his short career, suffering a traumatic brain injury. After this, the player was involved in multiple legal processes, mainly for actions under the influence of different substances. He was arrested a couple of times in recent years.
For 5 months, the family of the former player of the NFL He had been sent to a rehab center, and he was found unconscious this weekend. His father, Terry brennan, confirmed his death on Monday. “He was doing well, the spark had returned to his eyes, he was healthy and doing very well, and it happened,” he said into the Star Advertiser microphones.
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