Shane Curry

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Shane Curry
Date of birth (1968-04-07)April 7, 1968
Place of birth Cincinnati, Ohio
Date of death May 4, 1992(1992-05-04) (aged 24)
Place of death Cincinnati, Ohio
Career information
Position(s) DE
Height 6 ft 5 in (196 cm)
Weight 270 lb (120 kg)
College Georgia Tech, Miami
NFL draft 1991 / Round: 2 / Pick 40
Career history
As player
1991 Indianapolis Colts
Career stats

Shane Clifton Curry (April 7, 1968 – May 4, 1992) was an American football player in the NFL. He graduated from Princeton High School in Sharonville, Ohio. He played for the Georgia Tech and the Miami college football teams. He was drafted in the second round of the 1991 NFL draft by the Indianapolis Colts.

He was shot and killed outside a Cincinnati nightclub during an argument over a blocked vehicle on May 4, 1992.[1][2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Curry of Colts is Fatally Shot". New York Times. 1992-05-04. Retrieved 2007-09-16. 
  2. ^ "History of The Indianapolis Colts". The Indianapolis Star. 2007-02-05. Retrieved 2007-09-16.