The sports world was saddened today when it was announced NFL legend Tony Siragusa is dead at 55 years old. According to TMZ the news of his death was confirmed by Jamal Lewis. At the moment there is much mystery surrounding how he died at a relatively young age.
How Did Tony Siragusa Die? Details on the Mystery Behind Tony Siragusa’s Cause of Death
According to reports Tony Siragusa’s cause of death is still unknown. There are still no confirmations from his immediate family, friends, or legal team on what led to his death. He was not battling any publicly known health issues before his death, which has left a cloud of mystery over this tragedy.
While most people will remember his legendary playing career, Siragusa was also famous for being one of the greatest NFL sideline reporters ever. He excelled at anything that involved football whether it was on or off the field. He was widely known for his great sense of humor, and ability to tells stories about his life in way that made you feel like you were there with him.
Tony Siragusa’s Legacy in the NFL
Tony Siragusa’s story to becoming an NFL legend is very profound, because of how it started. He battled his way into the league as an undrafted free agent in 1990, and within two years became a starter, which is a testament to his work ethic. The biggest moment of his career came in 2000 when he played a pivotal role in Ravens winning Super Bowl XXXV. What’s interesting is that the first sport he played was actually wrestling.
Prayers up for Tony Siragusa’s family.