Death of Luke Knox at 22

Football player who played for Mississippi and then for FIU Panthers football.

He was the younger brother of Dawson Knox who plays for Buffalo Bills of NFL.

The University announced his death on Thursday and also told the cause of death is not revealed and police do not suspect any foul play.

FIU Athletics tweeted, “We are saddened by the sudden passing of Luke Knox, a member of the FIU Football program.”

“We send our thoughts and prayers to Luke’s family, friends and teammates during this difficult time.”

Mike MacIntyre, FIU coach said, “Words cannot express the heartfelt sorrow we feel because of the passing of our teammate and friend, Luke Knox.”

“I had the honor of coaching Luke at Ole Miss and at FIU. While I admired his passion for football, his genuine love for his family and teammates is what I will always remember.”