Marion Barber, former Dallas Cowboys Running Back, found dead in her apartment
A former NFL player who was about to celebrate a birthday was found useless in his apartment earlier this week.
In response to the Dallas Cowboys, the former staff is operating again, Marion Barber, has been found died in his apartment by cops on Wednesday, who responded to a welfare check after someone reported a water leak from his apartment.
An explanation for the death has not been decided.
The Cowboys released an announcement:
“We are heartbroken by the tragic death of Marion Barber III. Marion was an old-school, hard-nosed football participant who ran with the need to win every down. He had an ardor for the sport and a love for his coaches and teammates. Our hearts go out to Marion’s family and friends throughout this difficult time.
— Dallas Cowboys (@dallascowboys) June 1, 2022
Barber, who would have turned 39 on June 10, was drafted in the fourth round of the 2005 NFL Draft by the Cowboys. He played for the Staff for six seasons of his eighth season. The actor again ended his career with the Chicago Bears in 2011.
Barber made the Professional Bowl in 2007, amassing 975 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns, although he wasn’t a starter. He finished with 4,780 professional rushing yards on 1,156 attempts (average 4.1 yards per try) and 53 rushing touchdowns. Forty-seven arrived with the Dallas Cowboys, ranking him fourth in team history. He also caught 179 passes for 1,330 yards for six touchdowns as a receiver.
Barber had just 42 career starts, mostly serving under a two-back system his entire career, splitting time with either Julius Jones or Felix Jones. But he was often used to get back into the red zone, scoring no less than 4 touchdowns in each of his seven professional seasons, including 14 in 2006.
In response to NBC Sports activities, Barber’s family consisted of a number of professional footballers. He was the older brother of the former Houston Texans safety guard Dominique Barbier and former College of Minnesota linebacker Thomas Barbier. They are all sons of a former NFL player. Marion Barbier Jr.
Barber has also been recognized for his humanitarian efforts. He gave back to his community and worked with his own base.