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Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Wed Dec 16, 2009 8:02 pm

Read that he was chasing his wife, jumped into the back of a moving truck, fell out and was listed in critical. I've read unconfirmed postings and what not claiming he has succumb to his injuries.

EDIT: The death report was linked to both an SA Goon account on twitter and a 4chan account, no official reports of death. The rumor mill is abuzz!
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Wed Dec 16, 2009 8:11 pm

Reading about it on ESPN now.
http://sports.espn.go.com/nfl/news/story?id=4749165

No confirmation on his death though.
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Dec 17, 2009 9:27 am

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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Dec 17, 2009 9:43 am

Wow that sucks...26.

What is it with these athletes and their women lately. Henry, Woods, McNair.
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Dec 17, 2009 9:44 am

Wow, that happened about 10 miles away from my place. I wonder if any criminal charges will be filed against the fiancee.
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Dec 17, 2009 10:11 am

Given his past history, it's not a surprise. Still doesn't make it any less tragic.
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Dec 17, 2009 10:25 am

That's too bad that he is dead at such a young age. But then again, no one is invincible. Anyone can go at any moment for any reason. But I don't worry about it. Everyone has their own assigned time to go, and I can't control it, so no point in stressing over death.
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Dec 17, 2009 10:35 am

PRIME1 wrote:Wow that sucks...26.

What is it with these athletes and their women lately. Henry, Woods, McNair.

Girls of the world ain't nothing but trouble.

dustyjamessutton wrote:That's too bad that he is dead at such a young age. But then again, no one is invincible. Anyone can go at any moment for any reason. But I don't worry about it. Everyone has their own assigned time to go, and I can't control it, so no point in stressing over death.

This is sports, not R&P. :roll:
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Dec 17, 2009 11:22 am

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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Dec 17, 2009 12:32 pm

Plenty of starving young people die every day in Africa, where's grief for them? Everyone seems to throw a fit everytime some rich **** dies. Who cares about them?
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Dec 17, 2009 12:36 pm

Let's keep the R&P in R&P so that Kevin doesn't have to yell at people here.
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Sat Dec 19, 2009 11:19 am

silent ninjah wrote:Plenty of starving young people die every day in Africa, where's grief for them? Everyone seems to throw a fit everytime some rich **** dies. Who cares about them?

totally agree.

When Henry was arrested for a fifth time following that season on an assault charge, the Bengals decided they'd had enough. At his arraignment on April 3, 2008, Municipal Court Judge Bernie Bouchard called Henry "a one-man crime wave." He was released by the Bengals the same day.

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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Sat Dec 19, 2009 1:53 pm

danny e. wrote:
silent ninjah wrote:Plenty of starving young people die every day in Africa, where's grief for them? Everyone seems to throw a fit everytime some rich **** dies. Who cares about them?

totally agree.
When Henry was arrested for a fifth time following that season on an assault charge, the Bengals decided they'd had enough. At his arraignment on April 3, 2008, Municipal Court Judge Bernie Bouchard called Henry "a one-man crime wave." He was released by the Bengals the same day.

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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Sat Dec 19, 2009 3:52 pm

I would feel more sad about my cat dying.

I think we'd all feel worse about the death of a pet or someone close to us than we would about the death of someone we'd never met and who no impact on our lives. What's the point of restating the obvious, other than disrespecting the dead?

Chris Henry was a kid with money in his pocket and substance abuse problems. Yes, he has an unenviable record with the Law, but nobody has ever shed a drop of blood or lost a dime at his hands.
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Sun Dec 20, 2009 10:47 pm

Was there any report with more content than the ones I was seeing a couple of days ago? It seems odd that someone could die by falling from a pickup truck on a residential street unless he had blunt force trauma of some sort, or hit his head on the pavement in some peculiar manner. Though the foaming at the mouth and talk of suicide could perhaps indicate something more contributed.
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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Jan 07, 2010 8:32 pm

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Re: Bengals WR Chris Henry dead

Postposted on Thu Jan 07, 2010 10:37 pm

Thanks for the link, idchafee. Still seems odd, but I suppose he could have caught the tip of his shoe or something and gone head over, especially if he was on something.
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