Former Panthers QB Dies of Drug Overdose, Autopsy Shows

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Former Panthers QB Dies of Drug Overdose, Autopsy Shows
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Former Carolina Panthers quarterback Jeff Lewis, once thought to be the team’s quarterback of the future, died in January as a result of an accidental drug overdose, according to an autopsy report obtained by the Observer. The autopsy found morphine and zolpidem, a sedative and sleep aid more commonly known as Ambien, in Lewis’ blood.

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