Former Heisman Trophy-winner, Rashaan Salaam has passed away at the age of 42. Salaam was found dead Monday night in a park in Boulder, Colorado, where he starred as a running back for the University of Colorado. Local authorities are saying there was no sign of foul play.
Salaam won the Heisman in 1994, and was drafted by the Chicago Bears. He played for a few teams, but was out of the league by 2000.
The University of Buffalo tweeted the following:
"We're minus one true Buffalo today." Heisman Trophy winner Rashaan Salaam passes away at age 42. https://t.co/IsjgXPpPSo
— Colorado Buffaloes (@cubuffs) December 6, 2016