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November 6, 1976 - April 22, 2004
| Age 27
Pat Tillman, who walked away from his professional football career to join the Army Rangers, was killed in Afghanistan, U.S. officials said Friday.
The officials, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said a formal announcement was expected later in the day.
Spokesmen at the Pentagon and U.S. Army declined comment.
There were no immediate details on his death.
A military official, also speaking on the condition of anonymity, said that a soldier had been...
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"I did not kow Pat, but I do know the pain of losing a loved one. Pat was an unselfish man. Foregoing a contract to earn extraodnary amounts of money, in order to serve his ..."
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