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|Date of birth:||February 25, 1962|
|Place of birth:||Canton, Ohio|
|Date of death:||February 6, 2008(aged 45)|
|Place of death:||Missouri City, Texas|
|NFL draft:||1984 / Round: 6 / Pick: 141|
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He died of an accidental gunshot wound at his home in Missouri City, Texas on February 6, 2008. After his death, he was found to have chronic traumatic encephalopathy as a result of his football career.
- Associated Press (2008-02-07). "Grimsley killed in apparent gun cleaning accident". Retrieved 2008-02-07.
- "Ex-Houston Oiler dies in shooting accident". WFAA-TV. 2008-02-06. Retrieved 2009-10-25.[dead link]
- Schwartz, Alan (2008-09-23). "12 Athletes Leaving Brains to Concussion Study". The New York Times. Retrieved 2009-10-25.
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