22+ Geno Hayes Geno Former Pro Football Player Background. Latest on olb geno hayes including news, stats, videos, highlights and more on nfl.com. Former tampa bay buccaneers and florida state linebacker geno hayes died monday at his family home in valdosta, georgia, according to his former football coach frankie carroll.
This image reflects the tampa bay buccaneers active roster as of monday, aug. Former nfl linebacker geno hayes dies aged 33, two years after he was diagnosed with liver disease. Geno hayes, who played four seasons with the bucs and starred at florida state, died monday night of liver disease.
Now, at the age of 33, he's passed onto the other side.
Hayes spent four seasons with the bucs, who drafted him in the sixth round in 2008. Geno was a beloved teammate and often the first player to volunteer his time to our efforts in the community, the having the opportunity to spend time with him, i saw geno's passion and love for not only football but for life. The tampa bay buccaneers on tuesday confirmed his death. He leaves behind a wife and two children, according to the same wctv report.