Seahawks Hall of Famer Cortez Kennedy dies at 48


(PHOTO AND STORY: KHQ.COM)

Seattle Seahawks legend and NFL Hall of Famer, Cortez Kennedy, is dead at the age of 48.

TMZ Sports says they confirmed the news with the Orlando Police Department who say "there is nothing suspicious" about his death. The cause of his death is still unknown.

Cortez played his entire eleven-season career with the Seattle Seahawks from 1990 - 2001.

Kennedy died alone, according to police.

Kennedy was the 1992 Defensive Player of the Year. He made eight Pro Bowls, had 58 sacks and spent his entire 11-season career with Seattle, starting 153 out of 167 games.

Kennedy retired in 2000, was named to the Seahawks Ring of Honor and had his No. 96 retired by the team.


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