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Report: Tragic News For Atlanta Falcons WR Roddy White

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Rachel Wold
Written by Rachel Wold

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Roddy White suffered a tragic loss this weekend as his half-brother, Tyrone Moore Jr. 21, was shot to death outside of a South Carolina nightclub.

Per NBC Sports, the Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank issued this statement:

We were all saddened to learn about the death of Roddy’s brother Tyrone,” the statement said. “Roddy is part of our Falcons family, and families stand together in difficult circumstances. Roddy and his family can count on our support through this very trying time. On behalf of the entire Falcons organization, we extend our deepest sympathies and prayers to Roddy, his mother Joenethia, and their entire family.

The homicide is still under investigation as authorities search for the suspects and a motive.

My prayers certainly go out to White and his family for their loss. It’s even more tragic because White’s brother was so young.

Photo: Timothy T. Ludwig, USA Today

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Rachel Wold

Rachel Wold

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