Demaryius Thomas died yesterday at age 33 from a medical issue. According to family members, he had been suffering from seizures for over a year and they think he may have had one while in the shower.
Demaryius was not only know for his skills on the field, but also for his kindness and love off the field.
The Broncos released a statement early Friday, mourning the loss of "an incredible player and a special person."
"We are devastated and completely heartbroken by the sudden, tragic passing of Demaryius Thomas," the Broncos said. "D.T. was beloved by our entire organization, his teammates and coaches, and our fans. Recently retiring as a Bronco, we were very much looking forward to celebrating Demaryius for years to come as one of the greatest players in franchise history."
The Broncos went on to add, "Demaryius' humility, warmth, kindness and infectious smile will always be remembered by those who knew him and loved him."