The ESPN family lost Richard Durrett, an ESPNDallas.com writer who died Tuesday at the age of 38. Twitter was immediately flooded with reactions to the news about Richard's death. Below is a collection of tweets about Richard from his ESPN colleagues and a few others in the sports world. In addition, ESPNDallas.com has put together personal remembrances of Durrett.
We lost a great man today. My ESPN Dallas colleague Richard Durrett collapsed and died suddenly. He leaves behind a wife and 2 little kids.
- Tim MacMahon (@espn_macmahon) June 18, 2014
I'm crushed by the passing of Richard Durrett. I was always blown away by his energy, work ethic & relentlessly upbeat take on life. So sad
- Jayson Stark (@jaysonst) June 18, 2014
On behalf of myself and my teammates, we send our condolences to the family of Richard Durrett. ����
- Elvis Andrus (@ElvisandrusSS1) June 18, 2014
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