Agent says Heath Benedict died of heart condition

Updated: April 11, 2008, 4:42 PM ET
By Bill Williamson | ESPN.com

The autopsy report of NFL draft prospect Heath Benedict revealed the 24-year-old died of a heart condition, his agent said.

Agent C.J. LaBoy said he was told by the 4th District Medical Examiner's office in Jacksonville, Fla., that Benedict, a 6-foot-5, 326-pound offensive lineman, died of sudden cardiac dysrhythmia. The medical examiner's office said that Benedict also had an enlarged heart, LaBoy said.

A spokeswoman at the medical examiner's office said Benedict's autopsy was ...

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