Just horrific news in the NFL today.
On Tuesday, tragic news was passed down that strength & conditioning coach Markus Paul of the Dallas Cowboys was taken to the hospital after suffering a medical emergency that threatened his life.
On Wednesday, the tragic news came down that he passed away.
The team suddenly canceled practice and its media availabilities after a staff member reportedly suffered a serious medical issue Tuesday. NFL insider Josina Anderson reported that the strength and conditioning staffer “had to receive serious medical attention.”
“There is concern for this individual’s well-being, per sources,” Anderson added.
Paul started 15 games, appearing in 71 total. He finished his playing career with seven interceptions, including a career high three in 1991.
Paul has won five Super Bowls as a coach, three with the Patriots and two with the Giants.
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