By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
JaJuan Dawson’s body has been found in Lake Lavon in Texas. It appears like he drowned.
The 37-year-old reportedly jumped into the water on Sunday night at about 6:30 pm, according to reports. He did not resurface after that.
Emergency officials attempted to find his body on Sunday night for several hours. At about 10 pm Sunday night, they suspended the search.
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On Monday, they re-started the search, and found his body on Monday night.
Dawson was a former NFL player. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in 2000.
He was with the Browns for two years before moving on to the Houston Texans in 2002. He was a part of the Texans’ inaugural season.
In his career, he appeared in 30 games. He made four starts.
He started two games during the 2000 season with the Browns. He also made two starts in 2002 with the Texans.
Dawson had 52 receptions for 664 yards and two touchdowns.
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His last game in the NFL came on December 29th, 2002. He had two receptions for 13 yards in a 13-3 loss to the Tennessee Titans.
He also started the season finale against the Titans.
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