10/31/1977 - 12/29/2016
NFL Memorials: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Keion Carpenter
Keion Carpenter, a former defensive back with the NFL's Buffalo Bills and Atlanta Falcons, died Dec. 29, 2016, in Miami, Florida, while vacationing with his family, according to multiple news sources. He was 39.
Carpenter, who also excelled as a special teams player, collapsed Dec. 28 and died the following day.
He played for the Buffalo Bills from 1999 to 2001. In 2002, the team traded him to the Atlanta Falcons; he played on that team from 2002 to 2005.
During his professional...