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We miss Sean Taylor.

Tributes abound at: The Curly R, Redskin Report, Bucktown, Hog Heaven, Running Redskins, The Bog, and Mr. Irrelevant. I'll keep going: KSK, Deuce of Davenport, Bullets Forever, My Brain Says Rage (as does mine right now), With Leather, and Awful Announcing. Both AOL Fanhouse and Redskins Insider have been outstanding in keeping us all up to date on news related to the tragedy. From rival fans of the Cowboy (and more Cowboys), Eagles, and Giants. I'm leaving off a lot of other links to great Sean Taylor tributes from around the league; I encourage fans to zip around the internet to see just how big a story this is and how overwhelmingly positive the response has been in support of Sean Taylor, the team, and his family.

The support from fans from around the league has been incredible to witness. I would be lying if I said I hadn't completely underestimated the response Sean Taylor's death would garner from others, especially fans of teams that have historically been at odds with the Redskins. You've all done yourselves and your teams a huge credit with the respect you've shown Sean Taylor, his team, and most importantly his family.

Redskins fans: Keep, the diaries coming. mmford's was a must read and really hit home. The Official Site has reactions from Redskins fans who were compelled to contact the team and offer their condolences. There are reactions all over the internet from fans, friends, teammates and others, and I have neither the energy right now nor the ability to document them all. But I'll try to get as many as I can here.

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell:

"The entire NFL is deeply saddened by the death of Sean Taylor. We extend our heartfelt sympathy to Sean's family, friends, teammates, and the Redskins' organization.

"This is a terrible tragedy involving the loss of a young man who leaves behind many people struggling to understand it. Our office is staying in close contact with the Redskins to provide all appropriate support to the club and Sean's family.

"We also are working to determine the facts surrounding this tragic event. We will honor the memory of Sean Taylor at all games this weekend."

Former Hurricane teammate Jeremy Shockey:
"He was kind of like a wild child, like myself, but life changed for Sean after he had his baby girl. Fatherhood really changed him. He grew up and matured. That baby had transformed his life. Working out with him during the offseason, I witnessed a change. You could see it like night and day. I feel so bad for the family."
Sinorice Moss, brother of Santana Moss:
"It's a tough time for me right now. Sean was really like a brother to me. We were classmates and teammates at UM and he was a guy that just loved football and loved being around his friends. I feel for his family. I know his dad real well, and I feel for his baby girl. He was so proud of his little girl, and it's just so sad that he's no longer here and won't be able to see her grow up. The whole UM family is hurting right now."
Jason Campbell:
"Sean was a dear friend to all of us. We're all like a family and it's like we lost a family member. Through this tragedy we all have to try to pull together, stay strong for each other. Our hearts and prayers go out to his family, his girlfriend, his little girl. It's a tough situation right now. Sean was a great person, I just wish that everyone had the opportunity to get a chance to know him because if you just sit down and you talk to Sean one-on-one, he's a special person, and you know, he's a great person and he had all the intentions of trying to do the right things for people in the community. If you just look at him from the way that he's changed in the last year, it's just been outstanding to have the opportunity to spend time with him because he's just a special person. He will truly be missed by all of us, we'll hold him close to our hearts, and it's just a tough situation right now."
Eagles Coach Andy Reid:
"We are saddened by the news about Sean Taylor's death. Although I did not know Sean personally we have competed against him for the last several years. He was a good football player who played the game with great energy and passion.

"I listened to the respect and remorse that Coach Gibbs and James Thrash had and felt for Sean. These are two people I know and respect greatly.

"Sean's passing will have an impact on the Washington Redskins organization and the entire NFL community. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Sean's family, friends, and teammates, including our own Jerome McDougle, who played with Sean at the University of Miami."

A press conference will be held momentarily (4:00PM Eastern) by Coach Gibbs. I'll be keeping as close an eye possible on Extreme Skins and elsewhere to find out about additional memorial information as it becomes available. At the moment, I'm still absorbing details and news and trying to sort my own thoughts out on what happened, which is still pretty shocking even hours removed from the original breaking news.

Hail to Sean Taylor.