Sep 9, 2018; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos wide receiver Demaryius Thomas (88) before the game against the Seattle Seahawks at Broncos Stadium at Mile High. Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports

The NFL world is in shock about the reported death of former wide receiver Demaryius Thomas. Thomas’ death was reported by Fox 5’s Miles Garrett in Atlanta, who tweeted that he emailed Thomas’ high school position coach Jeff Clayton, who confirmed the news.

A 10-year pro, Thomas spent the majority of his career with the Denver Broncos, winning Super Bowl 50 in 2016. A five-time Pro Bowler and a two-time All-Pro, Thomas retired this past summer after last playing for the New York Jets in 2019.

Thomas’ death has come as a shock to many. Details are scarce and many are in mourning about the news.



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