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Two Football Players Missing At Sea (One Survivor found!)

Matt ConstantCorrespondent IMarch 1, 2009

I usually write about the Patriots, Celtics, and Red Sox but today I am writing about something different. Since I live in Florida this is close to home so I thought it would be good to inform you about it.

Four men are missing after not returning from a fishing trip on Saturday. Among them are two NFL football players, Detroit Lions defensive end Corey Smith and Oakland Raiders linebacker Marquis Cooper.

The Coast Guard is currently looking for them and they are reported to be on a 21-foot boat.

I live on the Gulf of Mexico and I can tell you from today's conditions the search is going to be difficult. There are huge waves and it has been windy all day.

The men were supposed to return yesterday.

The boat is said to be owned by Corey Smith.

Hopefully they will be found.

UPDATE - One survivor has been found. Nick Schuyler was found clinging to the 21-foot boat which was overturned. The others have yet to be found.

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