Kwamie Lassiter Biography – Kwamie Lassiter Wiki
Kwamie Lassiter was an American football Safety. He was born on December 3, 1969 in Hampton, Virginia, United States.
Lassiter attended Menchville High School in Newport News. He went on to the University of Kansas where he studied Communication/ Public Relations while receiving an Associate of Arts at Butler County Community College.
Lassister starred at Menchville High School in Newport News, Virginia, and played two years at Butler County Community College in Kansas before transferring to Kansas, where he played from 1992 to 1994.
Lassiter was signed by the Cardinals as an undrafted free agent out of the University of Kansas in 1995. Lassiter had had eight interceptions in 1998, the last four against San Diego to help the Cardinals reach the playoffs for the first time since moving to Arizona. The former Kansas player had nine interceptions in 2001 and was named an alternate to the Pro Bowl.
After eight seasons with the Cardinals, Lassister played for San Diego in 2003 and St. Louis in 2004. He had 25 career interceptions, 25 with the Cardinals, returning two for touchdowns.
Lassiter created the Kwamie Lassiter Foundation, built to raise awareness for challenges children face growing up, including health issues like sickle cell, cancer and obesity.
Kwamie Lassiter Age
He was born on December 3, 1969 in Hampton, Virginia, United States. He died on January 6, 2019 aged 49.
Kwamie Lassiter Family
He was born as the oldest of two sisters and one brother.
Kwamie Lassiter Wife
He was married to his wife Ericka Lassiter.
Kwamie Lassiter Children
Lassiter’s children include Kwamie II, Eric, Kwinton, Kwincy, Darius, KaVon, Devon and Darian.
Kwamie Lassiter Height
He stood at a height of 6 feet 0 inches (1.83 m).
Kwamie Lassiter Weight
He weighed 207 lb (94 kg).
Kwamie Lassiter Death
Lassiter died on January 6, 2019 aged 49. His death was announced by the Cardinals. The Cardinals team president Michael Bidwill said in a statement: “We were all devastated to learn of Kwamie’s passing today and our hearts go out to all of his family and friends. Kwamie came to the Cardinals as an undrafted rookie free agent. He not only became a key contributor to our team for eight seasons but continued to make an impact on this community after his playing days ended. He will be missed greatly.”
Statement from team president Michael Bidwill on the passing of Kwamie Lassiter. pic.twitter.com/PypTWtwQ0o
— Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) January 7, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Kwamie Lassiter, who passed away today at 49.
May he rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/blODm3v01G
— NFL Throwback (@nflthrowback) January 7, 2019
Kwamie Lassiter Cause of Death
Kwamie Lassiter cause of death was a heart attack he suffered while working out.
Kwamie Lassiter Net Worth – Kwamie Lassiter Career Earnings
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