Ex-Seahawks Offensive Lineman, Grant Feasel, Passes Away

Wes Murry@wamurryContributor IIIJuly 18, 2012

Source: Fox Sports/Associated Press
Source: Fox Sports/Associated Press

According to the Associated Press, former NFL offensive lineman Grant Feasel has passed away at the age of 52. Feasel played in the NFL from 1983-84 and 1987-92, spending his first two years with the Baltimore/Indianapolis Colts and Minnesota Vikings and his final six with the Seattle Seahawks.

Feasel was drafted in the sixth round in 1983 by Baltimore where he played 11 games in his rookie season. He then played with Indianapolis and Minnesota in 1984 before sitting out until 1987 with the Seahawks.  He played with the Seahawks form 1987 to 1992, starting every game in the 1989 and 1990 seasons and the 15 games he played in in 1991.

Feasel passed away Sunday in North Richland Hills, Texas. The cause of his death has not yet been determined. A service will be held on Friday at Legacy Church of Christ in North Richland Hills, Texas.