We have some sad news to report for NFL and sports YouTube fans as former Jacksonville Jaguars guard and YouTuber Uche Nwaneri passed away last Friday while visiting family in West Lafayette, Indiana.
Per beat reporter Eugene Frenette, Uche’s cause of death is allegedly from a possible heart attack. He was just 38 years old.
As mentioned by AEW President/Founder and Jaguars executive Tony Khan, Nwaneri played seven seasons with the Jaguars after being drafted out of Purdue University in the 2007 NFL Draft.
After his playing career with was over, Uche started up his own YouTube channel titled, ‘The Observant Lineman.’ His videos consisted of gaming, offensive line breakdowns, and his first NFL encounters with other famous players during his playing career.
Down below are a few tributes to Uche from the NFL and YouTube communities:
If you’d like to view Uche’s channel for yourself, click on the link here.