TAMPA BAY – Earlier today Tampa Bay Storm wide receiver Chandler Williams, 27 years old, passed away while at a flag football tournament in South Florida.
"We are shocked and saddened to hear about the passing of Chandler," said Tampa Bay Storm team president Derrick Brooks. "Our heart and prayers go out to his fiancé Vanitia Harrigan, daughter Tori Williams and the rest of his family."
Williams was set to return to the Storm for his second season. The former Florida international standout led the AFL in 2012 with a 23.0 kickoff return average.