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Mon, 04 Aug 2003 10:41:18 -0700
Chad Peters, of DallasCowboys.com, reports autopsy reports released Friday, August 1 formally ruled former Dallas Cowboys RB Ennis Haywood's death accidental. According to the Tarrant County medical examiner's office, a combination of over-the-counter drugs and ethanol complicated his asthma, causing the 23-year old to vomit and eventually stop breathing in his sleep. "Although the mixed ethanol and drug ingestion was the primary cause of death, a significant condition contributing to the death was bronchial asthma," the office said in a public statement released Friday. The office added Haywood died from "mixed ethanol and drug ingestion (codeine and unidentified benzodiazepine)."
Wed, 14 May 2003 09:39:00 -0700
DallasCowboys.com reports Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said, "This is a time to offer support and our deepest sympathy to the family; our hearts go out to them. This is a tragedy involving a person who was very well liked and respected by anyone who had the opportunity to know him." Ennis Haywood's funeral will held in Dallas on Friday.
Wed, 14 May 2003 09:38:33 -0700
Updating previous reports, DallasCowboys.com reports according to a spokeswoman for the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office, Linda Anderson, results of the toxicology and tissue tests on RB Ennis Haywood are now not expected for another six to eight weeks. It was originally reported the tests would be rushed and only take two to three weeks because of the high profile nature of the case.
Mon, 12 May 2003 16:59:35 -0700
Updating previous reports, the Dallas Morning News is reporting the cause of Dallas Cowboys RB Ennis Haywood's death will not be known for 2-3 weeks or longer while the Tarrant County Medical Examiners office runs histology and toxicology tests following Monday's autopsy. Typical results take four to six weeks to be completed, but the office has requested a rush on the tests.
Sun, 11 May 2003 18:06:16 -0700
Associated Press reports Dallas Cowboys RB Ennis Haywood has passed away at the age of 23. He died at Medical Center of Arlington, hospital spokeswoman Diane Stout said. According to Stout, the cause of the death is unknown at this time. KFFL wishes condolences to Haywood’s family, friends and teammates.
Sun, 11 May 2003 08:37:35 -0700
Jean-Jacques Taylor, of the Dallas Morning News, reports Dallas Cowboys RB Ennis Haywood (illness) was on life support Saturday night after falling ill earlier in the day. Haywood reportedly began to vomit around 4 a.m. CT on Saturday and then stopped breathing around 6 a.m. CT. His status at this time is unknown.
Tue, 07 Jan 2003 20:42:18 -0800
DallasCowboys.com reports the Dallas Cowboys have signed DE/RB Ennis Haywood from their practice squad to their 2003 roster.
Mon, 02 Sep 2002 20:31:19 -0700
DallasCowboys.com reports the Dallas Cowboys have signed RB Ennis Haywood to their practice squad.
Sun, 01 Sep 2002 19:56:01 -0700
DallasCowboys.com reports the Dallas Cowboys have released RB Ennis Haywood.
Tue, 30 Jul 2002 13:46:45 -0700
The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports Dallas Cowboys RB Ennis Haywood (hernia) returned to practice on Monday.
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