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    Vikings Fans......Orlanda Thomas Passes

    Former Vikings safety Orlando Thomas passed away this morning from ALS. He was only 37, same age as Gehrig was when he passed from this I believe.

    http://blog.vikings.com/2009/10/28/f...s-passes-away/


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    Re: Vikings Fans......Orlanda Thomas Passes

    Wow! RIP. Unexpecteded indeed.


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    Re: Vikings Fans......Orlanda Thomas Passes

    Thats to bad, I think he even lead the league in INT's one year, may have been 98'. He was a good player, hard to believe that the Vikes only have one player left since 01'.


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    Re: Vikings Fans......Orlanda Thomas Passes

    ALS is not a good thing. I have seen a couple people pass on from it.

    RIP



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    Re: Vikings Fans......Orlanda Thomas Passes

    I guess he didnt die according to Jake Reed Jake Reed (JakeReed86) on Twitter


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    Re: Vikings Fans......Orlanda Thomas Passes

    That's freaking terrible.... I loved watching him play....



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    Re: Vikings Fans......Orlanda Thomas Passes

    Quote Originally Posted by Clones21 View Post
    I guess he didnt die according to Jake Reed Jake Reed (JakeReed86) on Twitter
    The blog post has been removed. Maybe it isn't true?

    Edit: http://www.startribune.com/sports/vi...D3aPc:_Yyc:aUU

    Good news, he's still alive. Still, a very tough disease to deal with.


    Last edited by MrGreg; 10-28-2009 at 09:37 PM.

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