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Police discovered former Dallas Cowboys running back Marion Barber dead in his apartment

Cowboys former running back Marion Barber was found dead by police at the age of 38. His birthday was just 10 days away

Former Dallas Cowboys RB Marion Barber was found dead in his apartment by Frisco police.

According to the Fort Worth Telegram, A Frisco police spokesperson said: “Officers are currently out on a welfare concern, but we are unable to provide any further information at this time.”

Barber played in the NFL for seven seasons. After playing college football for the Minnesota Golden Gophers, he was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the fourth round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He was selected to the Pro Bowl in 2007 during his six-year tenure with the Cowboys. He played for the Chicago Bears in 2011.


Barber finished his career with 4,780 rushing yards and 53 rushing touchdowns.

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