Pittsburgh Steelers wide receivers coach Darryl Drake dies at 62

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Pittsburgh Steelers wide receivers coach Darryl Drake dies at 62

The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Sunday that wide receivers coach Darryl Drake died at the age of 62. The Steelers did not disclose a cause of death.

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Pittsburgh Steelers wide receivers coach Darryl Drake has died, the team announced Sunday morning. He was 62. 

The Steelers did not disclose a cause of death.

Drake had been a wide receivers coach in the NFL since 2004, when he was hired to coach the group for the Chicago Bears. He spent time with the Arizona Cardinals (2013-17) and was entering his second season with the Steelers. 

“We are at a loss for words following Darryl Drake’s passing this morning,” Steelers president Art Rooney II said in a statement. “Darryl had such an impact on the players he coached and everyone…

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