Drew Bledsoe Shares Powerful Message In Wake Of Tyler Hilinski’s Death

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Drew Bledsoe wants to start a conversation.

The sports world tragically lost a member Tuesday afternoon, as Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski was found dead in his Pullman, Wash. apartment. Police suspect the 21-year-old’s death was a result of suicide.

Hilinski’s untimely death hit close to home for Bledsoe. The former NFL QB is a Washington State product and his son, John, currently is a quarterback for the Cougars, having just wrapped up his freshman season.

In reaction to Hilinski’s passing, Bledsoe took to Instagram to stress the importance of talking about mental health.

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Well said, Drew.

Thumbnail photo via Bob DeChiara/USA TODAY Sports

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