Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Hakins After being struck by a vehicle, tragically, he was killed on Saturday morning. He was just 24 years of age.
Haskins was a star at Ohio State… leading the Buckeyes’ to a Big Ten title and a Rose Bowl win in the 2018 season.
Dwayne was selected 15th in the 2019 draft by Washington. He spent two seasons there. In 2021, he joined the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Haskins was training in Boca Raton with his Pittsburgh teammates — which included Najee Harriman, Chase Claypool Mitchell TrubiskyThis week,… several players uploaded video of the exercise session.
In 2021, Haskins proposed to Kalabrya Gordrezick, a former Michigan State basketball star… the couple were married several months later.
Mike Tomlin, Steelers Head Coach, issued a statement… “I am devastated and at a loss for words with the unfortunate passing of Dwayne Haskins. He quickly became part of our Steelers family upon his arrival in Pittsburgh and was one of our hardest workers, both on the field and in our community.”
“Dwayne was a great teammate, but even more so a tremendous friend to so many. I am truly heartbroken.”
“Our thoughts and prayers are with his wife, Kalabrya, and his entire family during this difficult time.”
Joe Burrow (Haskins’ Buckeye Buckeye colleague) shared his condolences via Twitter… “Tough to find the words … you will be missed.”