This photo provided by the Irving Police Department shows Dallas Cowboys' Josh Brent, who played for the University of Illinois in college. Brent has been charged with intoxication manslaughter after he was speeding early Saturday in Irving, Texas, and his vehicle hit a curb and flipped, resulting in the death of a teammate and another former Illini, Jerry Brown.
In this 2012 file photo, NFL football player Jerry Brown of the Indianapolis Colts is shown. Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent is facing an intoxication manslaughter charge after a one-vehicle accident that killed Brown, a member of the team's practice squad. Irving police spokesman John Argumaniz said the accident happened about 2:20 a.m. in Saturday in the Dallas suburb. The Cowboys signed Brown to their practice squad on Oct. 24, but he hasn't been on the active roster.
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Dallas Cowboys practice-squad linebacker and former University of Illinois player Jerry Brown was killed in a one-car accident Saturday and teammate Josh Brent, another former Illini, was charged with intoxication manslaughter. Irving police spokesman John Argumaniz said Brent was speeding when the vehicle hit a curb and flipped at least once.