NFL World Reacts To Death Of Rashard Anderson

At the age of 45, Rashard Anderson, a former cornerback for the Carolina Panthers, passed away.

Anderson's passing was announced on Wednesday by Khari Thompson of the Clarion Ledger.

He participated in 27 games with the Panthers before moving on to the CFL.

For the JSU family, today is a difficult day "According to a statement released by the university, Ashley Robinson, vice president and director of athletics at Jackson State, said.

Rashard was a standout individual and one of our football team's top players in programme history.

Marcus Rogers, a former Jackson State teammate, posted "cancer stinks" as a tribute to Anderson even though no cause of death has been disclosed.

This morning I lost a brother, a friend, and a teammate. According to Rogers, "My Dude was a father, son, nephew, and uncle