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Marion Barber, former Dallas Cowboys player, dies

MarionBarber, Former Dallas Cowboys running back died Wednesday at the age of 38. At the moment the cause of death of the former NFL player is unk


MarionBarber, Former running back died Wednesday at the age of 38.

At the moment the cause of death of the former player is unknown, the Frisco police found him at his home.

The Cowboys were responsible for reporting Barber’s death.

“Marion was an old-school, strong player who ran with the will to win every attempt. She had a passion for the game and love for her coaches and teammates,” the franchise posted in a statement.

Barber spent six seasons with the team, he was selected in the fourth round of the 2005 draft, the fans nicknamed him “Marion the Barbarian”, after being part of Dallas he went on to play with Chicago Bearsteam where he finished his career in 2011.

Marion finished his time on the field registering 4,780 rushing yards and 53 rushing touchdowns of which 47 were the Cowboys.